Irene Erickson Elementary School

6750 E. Stella Road
Tucson, AZ 85730
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Irene Erickson Elementary School serves 416 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Irene Erickson 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (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 23% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Irene Erickson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Irene Erickson Elementary School's student population of 416 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students416 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Irene Erickson Elementary 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 Irene Erickson Elementary School is 0.62, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#1821 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
56%
45%
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Black
13%
5%
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White
22%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.620.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Irene Erickson Elementary School is Canyon Rose Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Borman Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tucson Canyon Rose Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 224 students
    0.8 miles
    2401 S. Wilmot Rd.
    Tucson, AZ 85741
    (520) 514-5112
    0.8 9-12 224
  • Tucson Borman Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 495 students
    0.9 miles
    6630 Lightning Drive
    Tucson, AZ 85708
    (520) 584-4600
    0.9 PK-8 495
  • Tucson Wheeler Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 496 students
    1.0 miles
    1818 Avenida Del Sol
    Tucson, AZ 85710
    (520) 584-5500
    1 PK-5 496
  • Tucson Sonoran Science Academy - Davis Monthan Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-12 | 159 students
    1.2 miles
    5741 E. Ironwood St
    Tucson, AZ 85708
    (520) 207-7698
    1.2 6-12 159
  • Tucson Dietz K-8 School Math: 13% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 481 students
    1.4 miles
    7575 E. Palma Street
    Tucson, AZ 85710
    (520) 731-4000
    1.4 PK-8 481

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