Winifred Harelson Elementary School

826 W Chapala Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85704
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Winifred Harelson Elementary School serves 516 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Winifred Harelson Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Winifred Harelson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Winifred Harelson Elementary School's student population of 516 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students516 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Winifred Harelson Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Winifred Harelson Elementary School is 0.50, 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
#189 out of 2111 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
67%
38%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.500.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmphitheater Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Winifred Harelson Elementary School is Edge High School - Northwest (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lawrence W Cross Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tucson Lawrence W Cross Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 662 students
    0.4 miles
    1000 W. Chapala Dr.
    Tucson, AZ 85704
    (520) 696-5000
    0.4 6-8 662
  • Tucson Edge High School - Northwest Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 54 students
    0.8 miles
    231 W. Giaconda Way
    Tucson, AZ 85716
    (520) 881-1389
    0.8 9-12 54
  • Tucson Mesa Verde Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 366 students
    1.5 miles
    1661 W Sage
    Tucson, AZ 85704
    (520) 696-6090
    1.5 PK-5 366
  • Tucson Marion Donaldson Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 296 students
    1.8 miles
    2040 W Omar Dr
    Tucson, AZ 85704
    (520) 696-5000
    1.8 PK-5 296
  • Tucson Canyon Del Oro High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,565 student
    2.2 miles
    25 West Calle Concordia
    Tucson, AZ 85704
    (520) 696-5560
    2.2 9-12 1,565

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