PROFICIENCY 18% 51% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
27%Arizona Community Development Corporation

La Paloma Academy-south is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Arizona Community Development Corporation" in Tucson, AZ. There are a total of 393 students and n/a teachers at La Paloma Academy-south, for a student to teacher ratio of n/a. There are a total of 142 free lunch students and 21 reduced lunch students.

La Paloma Academy-south has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 17.5%, which is 51% lower than the Arizona average.


Student/Teacher ration/a
Free lunch142
Reduced lunch21


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At La Paloma Academy-south, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

6<= 10%
8<= 20%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

7<= 10%
8<= 20%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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La Paloma Academy-south race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian n/a 41.1% 40.8% 51.1%
African American n/a 10.5% 5.1% 15.9%
Asian n/a 1.9% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 42.9% 43.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 0.7% 4.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.6% 0.4% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 2.3% 2.2% 3.1%

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Tucson demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)2,2265791
Median age33.237.137.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)42%53%55%
Speak English66%73%79%
Speak Spanish29%20%13%

Education level achieved in Tucson

Completed 8th grade81.1%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school79.5%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college60.7%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.3%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors25.8%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters10.4%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.0%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.5%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The La Paloma Academy-south data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.