Tucson Preparatory School

  • Tucson Preparatory School serves 117 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Tucson Preparatory School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Tucson Preparatory School's student population of 117 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students117 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Tucson Preparatory School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,897 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Tucson Preparatory 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 School Rank (16-17)#1109 out of 1897 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
7%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
62%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
23%
38%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.560.65
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Graduation Rate≤10%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTucson Preparatory School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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