Pepe Barron Academy (Closed 2018)

2797 North Introspect Drive
Tucson, AZ 85745
Pepe Barron Academy ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≤20% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≤20% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 40%).

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students (15-16)
74 students
This chart displays total students of Pepe Barron Academy by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers
n/a

School Rankings

This School
State Level (AZ)
(15-16)
≤20%
39%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pepe Barron Academy 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 2015-16 school year data.
(15-16)
≤20%
40%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pepe Barron Academy 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
American Indian
(15-16)
n/a
5%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Pepe Barron Academy and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
(15-16)
n/a
3%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Pepe Barron Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
(15-16)
96%
45%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Pepe Barron Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
(15-16)
1%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Pepe Barron Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
(15-16)
3%
39%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Pepe Barron Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
(15-16)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(15-16)
n/a
3%
n/a
This chart displays the diversity score of Pepe Barron Academy and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
(15-16)
60-79%
80%
This chart displays graduation rate of Pepe Barron Academy and public school graduation rate of Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (15-16)
45%
33%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pepe Barron Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
13%
11%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pepe Barron Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School District Name
Luz Academy Of Tucson Inc (4427) School District
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% AZ state average).
What is the graduation rate of Pepe Barron Academy?
The graduation rate of Pepe Barron Academy is 60-79%, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 80%.
How many students attend Pepe Barron Academy?
74 students attend Pepe Barron Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Pepe Barron Academy students are Hispanic, 3% of students are White, and 1% of students are Black.
What grades does Pepe Barron Academy offer ?
Pepe Barron Academy offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Pepe Barron Academy part of?
Pepe Barron Academy is part of Luz Academy Of Tucson Inc (4427) School District.

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