Sahuarita Middle School

350 W Sahuarita Rd
Sahuarita, AZ 85629
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Sahuarita Middle School serves 820 students in grades 6-8.
Sahuarita Middle 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 41% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Sahuarita Middle School's student population of 820 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students820 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Rankings

Sahuarita Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Sahuarita Middle School is 0.57, 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
#1217 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:118:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
52%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
41%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.570.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSahuarita Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sahuarita Middle School is Sahuarita High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Anza Trail (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sahuarita Intermediate School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sahuarita Sahuarita High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 945 students
    0.0 miles
    350 W Sahuarita Rd
    Sahuarita, AZ 85629
    (520) 625-3502
    0 9-12 945
  • Sahuarita Sahuarita Intermediate School Math: 52% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 3-5 | 724 students
    0.0 miles
    350 West Sahuarita Road
    Sahuarita, AZ 85629
    (520) 625-3502
    0 3-5 724
  • Sahuarita Sahuarita Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 641 students
    0.0 miles
    350 W Sahuarita Road
    Sahuarita, AZ 85629
    (520) 625-3502
    0 PK-2 641
  • Sahuarita Copper View Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 672 students
    0.2 miles
    16200 S. Starlight View Lane
    Sahuarita, AZ 85629
    (520) 625-3502
    0.2 PK-5 672
  • Sahuarita Anza Trail Math: 51% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,357 student
    0.8 miles
    15490 South Rancho Sahuarita B
    Sahuarita, AZ 85629
    (520) 625-3502
    0.8 K-8 1,357

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