W Arthur Sewell Elementary School

425 N. Sahuara Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85711
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
W Arthur Sewell Elementary School serves 300 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
W Arthur Sewell Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

W Arthur Sewell Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

W Arthur Sewell Elementary School's student population of 300 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Rankings

W Arthur Sewell Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 W Arthur Sewell Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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
#978 out of 2120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
47%
45%
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Black
11%
5%
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White
28%
38%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
9%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.690.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
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 Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to W Arthur Sewell Elementary School is Sky Islands (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mary Meredith K-12 School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Desert Sky Community School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tucson Desert Sky Community School Charter School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 53 students
    0.5 miles
    1350 N. Arcadia Ave
    Tucson, AZ 85712
    (520) 745-3888
    0.5 K-5 53
  • Tucson Sky Islands Charter School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 75 students
    0.6 miles
    6000 E. 14th St.
    Tucson, AZ 85711
    (520) 382-9210
    0.6 9-12 75
  • Tucson Pcjted - Ajo High School Vocational School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    0.8 miles
    6420 E. Broadway Blvd. Suite A
    Tucson, AZ 85710
    (520) 745-4588
    0.8 9-12 n/a
  • Tucson Pcjted - Amphitheater High School Vocational School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    0.8 miles
    6420 E. Broadway Blvd. Suite A
    Tucson, AZ 85710
    (520) 745-4588
    0.8 9-12 n/a
  • Tucson Pcjted - Aztec Middle College Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.8 miles
    6420 E. Broadway Blvd. Suite A
    Tucson, AZ 85710
    (520) 745-4588
    0.8 9-12 n/a

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