Townsend Middle School (Closed 2014)

2120 North Beverly
Tucson, AZ 85712
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Townsend Middle School served 478 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 41% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 63%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 63% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 78%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students478 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)
41%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)
63%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:119:1
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American Indian
4%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
51%
45%
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Black
11%
5%
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White
27%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Townsend Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.660.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTucson Unified School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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