PROFICIENCY 35% 2% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
43%Marana Unified District

Tortolita Middle School is a school servicing grades 7 to 8 and is located in the district of "Marana Unified District" in Tucson, AZ. There are a total of 854 students and 39 teachers at Tortolita Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 278 free lunch students and 84 reduced lunch students.

Tortolita Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 35.0%, which is 2% lower than the Arizona average.


Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch278
Reduced lunch84


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 Tortolita Middle School, 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

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

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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Tortolita Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 56.5% 57.1% 40.8% 51.1%
African American 2.5% 2.3% 5.1% 15.9%
Asian 1.2% 2.4% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 35.4% 33.5% 43.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.5% 1.4% 4.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.4% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.9% 2.8% 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 Tortolita Middle 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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