Mccorkle Pk-8

  • Mccorkle Pk-8 serves 932 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Mccorkle Pk-8's student population of 932 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students932 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Mccorkle Pk-8 by grade.

School Comparison

  • Mccorkle Pk-8's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mccorkle Pk-8 is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1288 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mccorkle Pk-8 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mccorkle Pk-8 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:119:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Mccorkle Pk-8 and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Mccorkle Pk-8 and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
92%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mccorkle Pk-8 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mccorkle Pk-8 and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
4%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mccorkle Pk-8 and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mccorkle Pk-8.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.150.42
This chart display the diversity score of Mccorkle Pk-8 and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mccorkle Pk-8 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mccorkle Pk-8 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTucson Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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