Sierra 2-8 School

5801 S. Del Moral Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85706
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Sierra 2-8 School serves 955 students in grades 2-8.
Sierra 2-8 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 17% (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 20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Sierra 2-8 School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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School Overview

Sierra 2-8 School's student population of 955 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 2-8
Total Students
955 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

Sierra 2-8 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 Sierra 2-8 School is 0.17, 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 Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1951 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
91%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
3%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 2-8
  • Students: 955 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17 (Btm 50%)

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