Thornydale Elementary School

7651 N. Oldfather Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85741
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Thornydale Elementary School serves 309 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Thornydale Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Thornydale Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Thornydale Elementary School's student population of 309 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students309 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Rankings

Thornydale Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Thornydale Elementary School is 0.56, 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
#924 out of 2120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:118:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
40%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
53%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.560.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarana Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Thornydale Elementary School is Pcjted- Nogales High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Legacy Traditional School - Northwest Tucson (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Butterfield Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tucson Pcjted- Nogales High School Vocational School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12
    0.4 miles
    310 W. Plum St.
    Tucson, AZ 85741
    (520) 352-5833
    0.4 9-12 n/a
  • Tucson Flowing Wells Digital Campus Math: <50% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 58 students
    0.7 miles
    1556 West Prince Road
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    (520) 696-8800
    0.7 9-12 58
  • Tucson Butterfield Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 463 students
    0.9 miles
    3400 West Massingale Road
    Tucson, AZ 85741
    (520) 682-4749
    0.9 PK-6 463
  • Tucson Quail Run Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 517 students
    1.0 miles
    4600 W Cortaro Farms Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85742
    (520) 682-4749
    1 PK-6 517
  • Chandler Legacy Traditional School - Northwest Tucson Charter School
    Math: 68% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,192 student
    1.2 miles
    3500 West Cortaro Farms Road
    Chandler, AZ 85286
    (520) 505-3640
    1.2 K-8 1,192

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