Irene Erickson Elementary School

  • Irene Erickson Elementary School serves 464 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 27% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Irene Erickson Elementary School's student population of 464 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students464 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Irene Erickson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Irene Erickson Elementary School is 0.66, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1109 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
51%
45%
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Black
13%
5%
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White
24%
38%
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Two or more races
10%
3%
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Diversity Score0.660.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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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