Emily Meschter Early Learning Center

Emily Meschter Early Learning Center serves 190 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Emily Meschter Early Learning Center's student population of 190 students has grown by 304% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students190 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Emily Meschter Early Learning Center is 0.39, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Student : Teacher Ratio32:119:1
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American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
33%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
14%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.390.65
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFlowing Wells Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • We opened our doors to the Emily Meschter Early Learning Center in the 2000-2001 school year and we are now the proud educators of 190 energetic and eager-to-learn preschoolers.

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Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Emily Meschter Early Learning Center is Sentinel Peak High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Flowing Wells Junior High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Centennial Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tucson Flowing Wells Junior High School Math: 35% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 816 students
    0.1 miles
    4545 N. Lacholla
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    (520) 696-8801
    0.1 7-8 816
  • Tucson Centennial Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 489 students
    0.2 miles
    2200 W Wetmore
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    (520) 696-8801
    0.2 K-6 489
  • Tucson Homer Davis Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 447 students
    0.7 miles
    4250 N Romero Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    (520) 696-8801
    0.7 K-6 447
  • Tucson Sentinel Peak High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 94 students
    0.7 miles
    4125 W. Aerie Dr.
    Tucson, AZ 85741
    (520) 696-8900
    0.7 9-12 94
  • Tucson Lulu Walker School Math: 51% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 451 students
    0.9 miles
    1750 W Roller Coaster Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85704
    (520) 696-5000
    0.9 PK-5 451

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