Magee Middle School

8300 E Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85710
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Magee Middle School serves 361 students in grades 6-8.
Magee Middle 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 361 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute
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School Overview

Magee Middle School's student population of 361 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
361 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Magee Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Magee Middle School is 0.68, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1310 out of 1854 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
17:1
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American Indian
3%
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
43%
47%
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Black
8%
6%
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White
35%
35%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
7%
9%
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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 Magee Middle School's ranking?
Magee Middle School is ranked #1310 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
13% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 25% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Magee Middle School?
361 students attend Magee Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
43% of Magee Middle School students are Hispanic, 35% of students are White, 9% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are Black, 3% of students are American Indian, and 2% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Magee Middle School?
Magee Middle School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Magee Middle School offer ?
Magee Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Magee Middle School part of?
Magee Middle School is part of Tucson Unified District (4403) School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 361 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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