Ocotillo Early Learning Elementary School

5702 S Campbell
Tucson, AZ 85706
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Ocotillo Early Learning Elementary School serves 412 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 60%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 74%) for the 2009-10 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Ocotillo Early Learning Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Ocotillo Early Learning Elementary School's student population of 412 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students412 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Ocotillo Early Learning Elementary School is 0.21, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
53%
60%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
62%
74%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
89%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
5%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.210.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSunnyside Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ocotillo Early Learning Elementary School is Sunnyside High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sierra 2-8 School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Los Amigos Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tucson Los Amigos Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 652 students
    0.3 miles
    2200 E Drexel Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85706
    (520) 545-3200
    0.3 K-6 652
  • Tucson Sierra 2-8 School Math: 17% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-8 | 955 students
    0.3 miles
    5801 S. Del Moral Blvd.
    Tucson, AZ 85706
    (520) 545-2000
    0.3 2-8 955
  • Tucson Sunnyside High School Math: 27% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,067 students
    0.4 miles
    1725 E Bilby Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85706
    (520) 545-2000
    0.4 9-12 2,067
  • Tucson Esperanza Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 607 students
    0.7 miles
    2353 E Bantam Road
    Tucson, AZ 85706
    (520) 545-2900
    0.7 K-6 607
  • Tucson Sunnyside Online Success Academy Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 31 students
    0.8 miles
    2238 E Ginter Road
    Tucson, AZ 85706
    (520) 545-2064
    0.8 K-12 31

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