Picture Rocks Elementary School

5875 N. Sanders Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85743
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Picture Rocks Elementary School serves 620 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Picture Rocks Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Picture Rocks Elementary School's student population of 620 students has grown by 66% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students620 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Picture Rocks Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Picture Rocks Elementary School is 0.51, 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)
Overall School Rank#1475 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
28%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
64%
38%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.510.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarana Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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