Richard B Wilson Junior School

2330 W Glover Rd
Tucson, AZ 85742
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Richard B Wilson Junior School serves 1,212 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Richard B Wilson Junior School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Richard B Wilson Junior School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Richard B Wilson Junior School's student population of 1,212 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students1,212 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

Richard B Wilson Junior School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Richard B Wilson Junior School is 0.50, 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 Testing Rank
#475 out of 2111 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
66%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.500.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmphitheater Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Richard B Wilson Junior School is Ironwood Ridge High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Leman Academy Of Excellence-oro Valley Arizona (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tucson Ironwood Ridge High School Math: 48% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,717 student
    0.5 miles
    2475 West Naranja Drive
    Tucson, AZ 85742
    (520) 696-5000
    0.5 9-12 1,717
  • Tucson Pima County Jted Nw Campus Vocational School
    Math: <50% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2 students
    0.6 miles
    3901 W. Linda Vista Blvd
    Tucson, AZ 85741
    (520) 352-5833
    0.6 9-12 2
  • Tucson Leman Academy Of Excellence-oro Valley Arizona Charter School
    Math: 68% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 530 students
    1.4 miles
    1410 W Tangerine Road
    Tucson, AZ 85715
    (520) 222-8253
    1.4 K-8 530
  • Tucson Copper Creek Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 466 students
    1.8 miles
    11620 N Copper Spring Trail
    Tucson, AZ 85737
    (520) 696-5000
    1.8 PK-5 466
  • Tucson The Innovation Academy Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 316 students
    2.8 miles
    825 West Desert Fairways Drive
    Tucson, AZ 85755
    (520) 696-5149
    2.8 K-5 316

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