Tortolita Middle School

4101 W. Hardy Rd
Tucson, AZ 85742
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Tortolita Middle School serves 774 students in grades 7-8.
Tortolita 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 30% (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 32% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Tortolita Middle School's student population of 774 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students774 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Rankings

Tortolita 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 Tortolita 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
#1465 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
38%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
54%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.570.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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 Tortolita Middle School is Mountain View High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Legacy Traditional School - Northwest Tucson (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Quail Run Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tucson Quail Run Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 517 students
    0.7 miles
    4600 W Cortaro Farms Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85742
    (520) 682-4749
    0.7 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
    0.9 miles
    3500 West Cortaro Farms Road
    Chandler, AZ 85286
    (520) 505-3640
    0.9 K-8 1,192
  • Tucson Mountain View High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,549 student
    1.1 miles
    3901 W. Linda Vista Blvd.
    Tucson, AZ 85742
    (520) 682-4749
    1.1 9-12 1,549
  • Tucson Degrazia Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 475 students
    1.2 miles
    5051 W. Overton Road
    Tucson, AZ 85742
    (520) 579-4800
    1.2 K-6 475
  • Tucson Ironwood Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 624 students
    1.3 miles
    3300 W. Freer Dr.
    Tucson, AZ 85742
    (520) 579-5150
    1.3 PK-6 624

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