801 E Drexel Rd
Tucson, AZ 85706
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Drexel Elementary School serves 510 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Drexel Elementary 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 18% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 510 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Drexel Elementary School's student population of 510 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
510 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Drexel Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Drexel Elementary School is 0.15, which is less 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1944 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
92%
46%
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Black
4%
6%
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White
2%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average), while 18% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average).

How many students attend Drexel Elementary School?

510 students attend Drexel Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

92% of Drexel Elementary School students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Black, 2% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Drexel Elementary School?

Drexel Elementary School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.

What grades does Drexel Elementary School offer ?

Drexel Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 510 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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