Maxwell Middle School (Closed 2014)

2802 West Anklam Rd
Tucson, AZ 85745
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Maxwell Middle School served 296 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 38% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 63%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 59% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 78%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students296 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Maxwell Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)
38%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)
59%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:119:1
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American Indian
4%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
82%
45%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
6%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Maxwell Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.320.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maxwell Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTucson Unified School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Maxwell Middle School is Tia West (0.3 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Morgan Maxwell School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tucson Morgan Maxwell School
    Grades: PK-8 | 452 students
    0.0 miles
    2802 W. Anklam Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85745
    (520) 225-2000
    0.0 PK-8 452
  • Tucson Tia West Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 111 students
    0.3 miles
    2700 W. Broadway Blvd.
    Tucson, AZ 85745
    (520) 792-3255
    0.3 K-12 111
  • Tucson Tucson International Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 103 students
    0.3 miles
    2700 W. Broadway Blvd.
    Tucson, AZ 85745
    (520) 792-3255
    0.3 K-12 103
  • Tucson Tolson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 328 students
    1.1 miles
    1000 S. Greasewood
    Tucson, AZ 85745
    (520) 225-3300
    1.1 PK-5 328
  • Tucson Cholla High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,892 student
    1.6 miles
    2001 W. Starr Pass Blvd.
    Tucson, AZ 85713
    (520) 225-6060
    1.6 8-12 1,892
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