School Details

Rivera Elementary School

5102 S. Cherry Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85706
(520) 545-3900
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 669 students 16 students/teacher (AZ avg is 21)

Test Scores by grade

60%
55%
69%
65%
65%
75%

Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS)

In 2011-2012 Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS) was used to test students in reading and mathematics in grades 3 through 8 and 10, writing in grades 5, 6, 7, and 10, and in science in grades 4, 8 and 10. AIMS is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students have mastered Arizona's learning standards. Students must pass the grade 10 AIMS in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to meet or exceed state standards on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Sunnyside Unified District average
  • Arizona state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

59%
55%
65%
70%
66%
77%

Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS)

In 2011-2012 Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS) was used to test students in reading and mathematics in grades 3 through 8 and 10, writing in grades 5, 6, 7, and 10, and in science in grades 4, 8 and 10. AIMS is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students have mastered Arizona's learning standards. Students must pass the grade 10 AIMS in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to meet or exceed state standards on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Sunnyside Unified District average
  • Arizona state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

59%
56%
63%
66%
70%
79%
32%
40%
56%

Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS)

In 2011-2012 Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS) was used to test students in reading and mathematics in grades 3 through 8 and 10, writing in grades 5, 6, 7, and 10, and in science in grades 4, 8 and 10. AIMS is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students have mastered Arizona's learning standards. Students must pass the grade 10 AIMS in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to meet or exceed state standards on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Sunnyside Unified District average
  • Arizona state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Rivera Elementary School is a public elementary school in Tucson. The principal of Rivera Elementary School is Patricia Gamez. 669 children attend Rivera Elementary School and identify mostly as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and American Indian/Alaskan Native. 33% of the Rivera Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 83% of the 669 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Rivera Elementary School is 16:1. Ocotillo Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 93% 88%
White, non-Hispanic 4% 5%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 2% 4%
Native American or Native Alaskan 2% %
Black, non-Hispanic 0.9% 2%
Multiracial 0.2% %
Asian 0.2% 0.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 83% 83%
Limited English proficiency 33% 27%

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