John B Wright Elementary School

4311 E. Linden
Tucson, AZ 85712
(School attendance zone shown in map)
John B Wright Elementary School serves 494 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 27% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
John B Wright 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 student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

John B Wright Elementary School's student population of 494 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students494 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

John B Wright 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 John B Wright Elementary School is 0.72, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1348 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
41%
45%
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Black
27%
5%
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White
20%
38%
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Hawaiian
4%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.720.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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 and middle school to John B Wright Elementary School is Catalina High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Basis Tucson Primary (1.0 miles away)
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