Tucson Preparatory School

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Tucson Preparatory School serves 117 students in grades 9-12.
Tucson Preparatory 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 21-39% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Tucson Preparatory School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Tucson Preparatory School's student population of 117 students has declined by 12% 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 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 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 Testing Rank
#1659 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
44%
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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
22%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.560.65
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Graduation Rate
≤10%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tucson Preparatory School is Flowing Wells High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Academy Of Math And Science (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walter Douglas Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tucson Walter Douglas Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 597 students
    0.4 miles
    3302 N Flowing Wells Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    (520) 696-8801
    0.4 K-6 597
  • Tucson Flowing Wells High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,610 student
    0.6 miles
    3725 N Flowing Wells Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    (520) 696-8801
    0.6 9-12 1,610
  • Tucson Desert Rose Academy Charter School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 172 students
    0.7 miles
    326 W. Fort Lowell Rd.
    Tucson, AZ 85741
    (520) 696-0819
    0.7 9-12 172
  • Tucson Pima County Jted At Flowing Wells Vocational School
    Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 6 students
    0.7 miles
    3725 N. Flowing Wells Rd.
    Tucson, AZ 85741
    (520) 696-8017
    0.7 9-12 6
  • Tucson Academy Adventures Primary School Charter School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 59 students
    0.8 miles
    3902 North Flowing Wells Road
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    (520) 407-1200
    0.8 K-5 59

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