47 E. Pennington St.
Tucson, AZ 85701
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Paulo Freire Freedom School - Downtown serves 73 students in grades 6-8.
Paulo Freire Freedom School - Downtown placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Paulo Freire Freedom School - Downtown ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Paulo Freire Freedom School - Downtown's student population of 73 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
73 students
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School Rankings

Paulo Freire Freedom School - Downtown is ranked within the top 50% 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 Paulo Freire Freedom School - Downtown is 0.63, 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
#877 out of 2120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
18:1
American Indian
4%
6%
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Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
37%
45%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
48%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.63
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 73 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63 (Top 20%)

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