Degrazia Elementary School
9 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Degrazia Elementary School
Degrazia Elementary School is a public school located in Tucson, Arizona, and is part of the Tucson Unified School District. The school is named after the late Ted DeGrazia, a renowned Arizona artist. Degrazia Elementary School is a K-5 school that focuses on providing a quality education to its students. The school has a strong emphasis on academic excellence, and has implemented a rigorous curriculum that challenges students to reach their highest potential.
Degrazia Elementary School is a diverse community, with students from a variety of backgrounds and cultures. The school offers a safe and supportive environment for all students, and provides a variety of activities and programs to help students grow and develop. The school also offers a wide range of extracurricular activities to help students explore their interests and talents.
Degrazia Elementary School is committed to providing an excellent education to all students, and is dedicated to helping students reach their full potential. The school is committed to providing a safe, supportive, and enriching environment for all students.
5051 W Overton Rd
Tucson, AZ 85742
Pre-K – 6
Overview Degrazia Elementary School
Degrazia Elementary School serves 374 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Degrazia Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Degrazia Elementary School
Degrazia Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Degrazia Elementary School is 0.61, 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.