Dietz K-8 School

  • Dietz K-8 School serves 481 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dietz K-8 School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Dietz K-8 School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Dietz K-8 School's student population of 481 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students481 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dietz K-8 School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Dietz K-8 School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank#1978 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
45%
45%
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Black
15%
5%
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White
27%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score0.700.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTucson Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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