Sunnyside Unified District

  • 2238 EAST GINTER RD
  • TUCSON, AZ 85706
  • (520) 545-2000
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate50.9%70.7%
Dropout Rate5.4%6.7%
Per Pupil Spending$7,605$8,089
Students Per Teacher17.719.9
Number of Schools23-
Number of Students17,813-
Number of (FTE) Teachers1,005-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment17,81317.7
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students151
Kindergarten Students1,430
1st Grade Students1,513
2nd Grade Students1,400
3rd Grade Students1,537
4th Grade Students1,475
5th Grade Students1,448
6th Grade Students1,318
7th Grade Students1,330
8th Grade Students1,319
9th Grade Students1,485
10th Grade Students1,249
11th Grade Students1,053
12th Grade Students795
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native773
Asian or Pacific Islander135
Hispanic15,310
Black (Non-Hispanic)397
White (Non-Hispanic)888
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male8,973
Female8,530

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers1,00517.7
Prekindergarten Teachers10-
Kindergarten Teachers74-
Elementary Teachers700-
Secondary Teachers222-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides320
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors4
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors45
Elementary22
Secondary23
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians19
Library Support Staff15
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff619
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators5
LEA Administrative Support Staff15
School Administrators38
School Administrative Support Staff112
Student Support Services148
Other Support Services Staff301

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$151,740,000-
Total Local Revenues$37,420,00024.7%
Property Tax$30,991,00020.4%
Other School Systems$1,825,0001.2%
Cities and Counties$79,0000.05%
School Lunch$1,266,0000.8%
Textbook Sales and Rentals$12,0000.01%
District Activity Receipts$850,0000.6%
Other Sales and Services$509,0000.3%
Interest Earnings$344,0000.2%
Fines and Forfeits$63,0000.04%
Private Contributions$764,0000.5%
Miscellaneous$717,0000.5%
Total State Revenues$89,233,00058.8%
General Formula Assistance$84,392,00055.6%
Staff Improvement Programs$421,0000.3%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$485,0000.3%
Bilingual Education Programs$508,0000.3%
Gifted and Talented Programs$57,0000.04%
Vocational Education Programs$120,0000.08%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$2,223,0001.5%
Other Programs$1,027,0000.7%
Total Federal Revenues$25,087,00016.5%
Through State - Title I$10,146,0006.7%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$3,765,0002.5%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$1,461,0001.0%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$103,0000.07%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$597,0000.4%
Through State - Bilingual Education$664,0000.4%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$6,245,0004.1%
Through State - Other$1,974,0001.3%
Non-Specified$13,0000.01%
Direct - Indian Education$119,0000.08%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$135,261,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$73,742,00054.5%
Total Support Services Expenditures$53,340,00039.4%
Student Support$12,907,0008.5%
Instructional Staff Support$4,424,0002.9%
General Administration Support$1,060,0000.7%
School Administration Support$7,219,0004.8%
Operation and Maintenance Support$18,805,00012.4%
Student Transportation Support$4,449,0002.9%
Other Support Services$4,476,0002.9%
Total Other Expenditures$8,179,0006.0%
Food Services$7,676,0005.1%
Enterprise Operations$503,0000.3%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 50.9%
Total Diploma Count 622
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-122345.4%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Sunnyside Unified District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 23
  • Students: 17,813
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 1,005
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APOLLO MIDDLE SCHOOL
265 West Nebraska St
Tucson, AZ
Public | 6-8
821 17.9

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BILLY LANE LAUFFER MIDDLE SCHOOL
5385 East Littletown Rd
Tucson, AZ
Public | 6-8
561 15.2

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
CHALLENGER MIDDLE SCHOOL
100 East Elvira Rd
Tucson, AZ
Public | 6-8
889 18.1

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CHAPARRAL MIDDLE SCHOOL
3700 East Alvord
Tucson, AZ
Public | 6-8
672 15.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
CRAYCROFT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5455 East Littletown Rd
Tucson, AZ
Public | PK-5
761 20.0

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DESERT VIEW HIGH SCHOOL
4101 East Valencia Rd
Tucson, AZ
Public | 9-12
2,085 21.2

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
DREXEL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
801 East Drexel Rd
Tucson, AZ
Public | PK-12
565 15.5

4.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
ELVIRA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
250 West Elvira Rd
Tucson, AZ
Public | KG-5
643 18.6

4 out of 5
1 Review
ESPERANZA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2353 East Bantam Rd
Tucson, AZ
Public | PK-12
673 16.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
GALLEGO BASIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
6200 South Hemisphere Place
Tucson, AZ
Public | KG-5
588 17.8

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LAS VILLAS DE KINO SCHOOL
5515 South Forgeus Ave
Tucson, AZ
Public | PK
- -

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LIBERTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5495 South Liberty Ave
Tucson, AZ
Public | KG-5
724 17.1

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LOS AMIGOS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2200 East Drexel Rd
Tucson, AZ
Public | PK-12
778 15.9

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LOS NINOS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5445 South Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ
Public | PK-5
633 17.1

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LOS RANCHITOS SCHOOL
2054 East Ginter Rd
Tucson, AZ
Public | PK-12
644 17.4

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MISSION MANOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
600 West Santa Rosa
Tucson, AZ
Public | PK-5
683 18.8

5 out of 5
1 Review
OCOTILLO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2004
5702 South Campbell
Tucson, AZ
Public | PK-5
515 13.5

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RIVERA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5102 South Cherry Ave
Tucson, AZ
Public | PK-5
568 15.8

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S.T.A.R. ACADEMIC CENTER SCHOOL
5093 South Liberty
Tucson, AZ
Public | 6-12
227 11.1

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SANTA CLARA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
6910 South Santa Clara
Tucson, AZ
Public | KG-5
574 17.7

4 out of 5
1 Review
SIERRA MIDDLE SCHOOL
5801 South Del Moral Blvd
Tucson, AZ
Public | 6-8
1,013 18.4

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SUMMIT VIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1900 East Summit St
Tucson, AZ
Public | PK-5
605 18.3

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SUNNYSIDE HIGH SCHOOL
1725 East Bilby Rd
Tucson, AZ
Public | 9-12
2,281 22.2

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