16325 S Rancho Sahuarita Blvd
Sahuarita, AZ 85629
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Wrightson Ridge K-8 School serves 736 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Wrightson Ridge K-8 School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 49% (which is higher 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 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 736 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Wrightson Ridge K-8 School's student population of 736 students has grown by 65% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 88% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
736 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Wrightson Ridge K-8 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 Wrightson Ridge K-8 School is 0.53, 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
#1007 out of 2120 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
45%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
45%
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
5%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
63%
46%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
28%
36%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education
Profile last updated: 02/24/2022

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 736 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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