360 N Bisbee Ave
Willcox, AZ 85643
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Willcox Middle School serves 295 students in grades 4-8.
Willcox 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 37% (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 36% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 4-8
  • Enrollment: 295 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Willcox Middle School's student population of 295 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-8
Total Students
295 students
This chart display total students of Willcox Middle School by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Willcox Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Willcox Middle School by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Willcox Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Willcox 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 Willcox Middle School is 0.44, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1273 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Willcox Middle School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Willcox Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Willcox 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Willcox Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arizona by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Willcox Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Willcox Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
69%
46%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Willcox Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Willcox Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
29%
36%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Willcox Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Willcox Middle School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score
0.44
This chart display the diversity score of Willcox Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Willcox Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Willcox Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

37% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average), while 36% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average).

How many students attend Willcox Middle School?

295 students attend Willcox Middle School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

69% of Willcox Middle School students are Hispanic, 29% of students are White, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Willcox Middle School?

Willcox Middle School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 17:1.

What grades does Willcox Middle School offer ?

Willcox Middle School offers enrollment in grades 4-8

School Reviews

Review Willcox Middle School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

How the Arts Benefit Your Children Academically and Behaviorally
How the Arts Benefit Your Children Academically and Behaviorally
Often underfunded in the past, the arts are gaining a resurgence in support as research shows benefits for children academically, along with improvements in behavior and attendance.
Chicago Schools: Massive Budget Shortfall
Chicago Schools: Massive Budget Shortfall
We report on the latest developments out of Chicago, from massive layoffs to protests by teachers, students and parents over board decisions as district leaders struggle to balance a massive budget shortfall.
Prevent Suicide
Prevent Suicide
988 is the suicide and crisis lifeline. Parents, teachers, and students can help prevent suicide once they know the warning signs.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 4-8
  • Enrollment: 295 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Related School Videos

Quick Links