Santa Rita High School

  • Santa Rita High School serves 299 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Santa Rita High 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Santa Rita High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Santa Rita High School's student population of 299 students has declined by 54% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students299 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Santa Rita High 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Santa Rita High School is 0.64, 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#1824 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
50%
45%
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Black
11%
5%
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White
32%
38%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.640.65
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Graduation Rate90-94%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTucson Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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