Tsehootsooi Middle School

Navajo Rt. 12
Fort Defiance, AZ 86504
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 12% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
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 Placements

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

School Overview

Tsehootsooi Middle School's student population of 352 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students352 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Tsehootsooi Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Tsehootsooi Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#2051 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tsehootsooi Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Tsehootsooi Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
98%
6%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Tsehootsooi Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
1%
45%
Black
n/a
5%
White
1%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Tsehootsooi Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.040.65
This chart display the diversity score of Tsehootsooi Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Tsehootsooi Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tsehootsooi Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWindow Rock Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tsehootsooi Middle School is Window Rock High School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Navajo Middle School (15.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tsehootsooi Dine Bi'olta (5.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Defiance Integrated Preschool
    Grades: PK | 28 students
    0.0 miles
    Navajo Rte 12
    Fort Defiance, AZ 86504
    (928) 729-7552
    0 PK 28
  • Fort Defiance Window Rock High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 586 students
    3.8 miles
    Navajo Route 12
    Fort Defiance, AZ 86504
    (928) 729-6706
    3.8 9-12 586
  • Fort Defiance Native - Window Rock High School Vocational School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    5.2 miles
    Navajo Route No. 7
    Fort Defiance, AZ 86504
    (928) 729-7015
    5.2 9-12 n/a
  • Fort Defiance Tsehootsooi Dine Bi'olta Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 145 students
    5.2 miles
    Chee Dodge Drive
    Fort Defiance, AZ 86504
    (928) 729-6842
    5.2 K-6 145
  • Saint Michaels Hunters Point Boarding School
    Grades: K-5 | 173 students
    6.7 miles
    Po Drawer 99
    Saint Michaels, AZ 86511
    (928) 871-4439
    6.7 K-5 173

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