Navajo Rt. 12
Fort Defiance, AZ 86504
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Tsehootsooi Middle School serves 352 students in grades 7-8.
Tsehootsooi 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 13% (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 12% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and American Indian).

Top Rankings

Tsehootsooi Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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School Overview

Tsehootsooi Middle School's student population of 352 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
352 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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Last Day of School
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)

School Rankings

Tsehootsooi 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 Tsehootsooi Middle School is 0.04, 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
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State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#2059 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
18:1
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American Indian
98%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
1%
45%
Black
n/a
5%
White
1%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 352 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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