Khalsa School

3701 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ 85718
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Khalsa School serves 245 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Khalsa School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 245 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Khalsa School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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School Overview

Khalsa School's student population of 245 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
245 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
n/a
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School Rankings

Khalsa School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Khalsa School is 0.48, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#277 out of 1854 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
American Indian
n/a
5%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
47%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
69%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
This chart display the diversity score of Khalsa School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
29%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Khalsa School's ranking?
Khalsa School is ranked #277 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Khalsa School often compared to?
Khalsa Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Sunrise Drive Elementary School, Manzanita School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 75-79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Khalsa School?
245 students attend Khalsa School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
69% of Khalsa School students are White, 20% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What grades does Khalsa School offer ?
Khalsa School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Khalsa School part of?

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 245 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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