PROFICIENCY 33% 7% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
22%Sunnyside Unified District
16%Tucson
36%Arizona

Sunnyside High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Sunnyside Unified District" in Tucson, AZ. There are a total of 2,241 students and 105 teachers at Sunnyside High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 1,393 free lunch students and 168 reduced lunch students.

Sunnyside High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 33.0%, which is 7% lower than the Arizona average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2241
Teachers105
Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch1393
Reduced lunch168

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment262
Taking some courses114
Taking some courses (not tests)145
Passing some courses71
Passing no courses35

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 Sunnyside High School, there are a total of 262 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 114 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All35%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School35%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All31%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School31%

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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Sunnyside High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArizonaNational
Caucasian 2.1% 4.4% 40.8% 51.1%
African American 1.7% 2.4% 5.1% 15.9%
Asian 0.3% 0.4% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 92.2% 88.2% 43.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 3.3% 3.9% 4.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.2% 0.4% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.3% 0.5% 2.2% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Pcjted - Sunnyside High School60%0.1Tucson, AZ
Sierra 2-8 School12%0.4Tucson, AZ
Los Amigos Elementary School19%0.5Tucson, AZ
Sunnyside Online Success Academy50%0.5Tucson, AZ
Drexel Elementary School10%0.9Tucson, AZ
Esperanza Elementary School27%1.1Tucson, AZ
Rivera Elementary21%1.2Tucson, AZ
Alta Vista High School62%1.3Tucson, AZ
Challenger Middle School12%1.7Tucson, AZ
Ppep Tec - Celestino Fernandez Learning Center10%1.8Tucson, AZ
Apollo Middle School11%1.8Tucson, AZ
Gallego Primary Fine Arts Magnet32%1.8Tucson, AZ

Tucson demographics profile

StatisticTucsonArizonaNational
Population5,2406,728,577318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,4145791
Median age30.537.137.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%53%55%
Speak English23%73%79%
Speak Spanish77%20%13%

Education level achieved in Tucson

IndexTucsonArizonaNational
Completed 8th grade48.3%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school44.8%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college24.9%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree9.2%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors4.5%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters1.0%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.8%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Sunnyside High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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