12620 N. Woodburne Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85755
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Painted Sky Elementary School serves 397 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Painted Sky Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Painted Sky Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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School Overview

Painted Sky Elementary School's student population of 397 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Painted Sky Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Painted Sky Elementary School is 0.47, 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 Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#133 out of 2120 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
70%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 397 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.47 (Btm 50%)

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