Tucson Preparatory School
9 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Tucson Preparatory School
Tucson Preparatory School is a private, college-preparatory school located in Tucson, Arizona. Founded in 1964, it has become one of the most respected and successful schools in the state. The school offers a rigorous academic program that includes Advanced Placement courses and honors classes. Students also have the opportunity to explore their interests through a variety of extracurricular activities and clubs.
Tucson Preparatory School has a strong commitment to community service and encourages students to become involved in their local community. The school also offers a variety of athletic programs and a wide range of after-school activities.
Tucson Preparatory School has an excellent faculty and staff who are committed to providing a quality education for all students. The school has an outstanding record of academic success and is well-known for its commitment to preparing students for college and beyond.
Tucson Preparatory School is a great choice for students who are looking for an excellent educational experience. With its strong commitment to academic excellence and its dedication to helping students reach their goals, Tucson Preparatory School is a great choice for any student.
104 E Prince Rd
Tucson, AZ 85705
Alternative school / Charter School
Overview Tucson Preparatory School
Tucson Preparatory School serves 142 students in grades 9-12.
Tucson Preparatory School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Tucson Preparatory School
Tucson Preparatory School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Tucson Preparatory School is 0.56, 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.