Fruchthendler Elementary School

  • Fruchthendler Elementary School serves 388 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 78% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Fruchthendler Elementary School's student population of 388 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fruchthendler Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fruchthendler Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#137 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
28%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
60%
38%
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Two or more races
9%
3%
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Diversity Score0.560.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTucson Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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