Southwest Education Center (Closed 2017)

  • Southwest Education Center served 38 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was equal to the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students38 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Southwest Education Center by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio19:119:1
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American Indian
42%
6%
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Hispanic
53%
45%
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White
5%
38%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southwest Education Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.550.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Southwest Education Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southwest Education Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTucson Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education
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