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Safford Unified District


Safford Unified District is located in southeast Arizona. Safford Unified District has 421.86 square miles of land area and 0.98 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Safford Unified District population is 15,991. Safford Unified District median household income is $47,454 in 2010-2014. Safford Unified District median house value is $121,900 in 2010-2014. On average, Safford Unified District is better than the state average in quality.

Ranking:High School: (51 out of 101, bottom 50%)
Elementary/Middle School: (46 out of 167, top 28%)*
Rank: #102
Type:Regular Local School District
Grade:Prekindergarten to Grade 12
Number of Schools:6
Population15,991 (2010-2014), rank #80
Population Growth4.01% since 2005-2009, see rank
Population Density:37.82/sq mi, rank #93
Median Household Income:$47,454 at 2010-2014—9.65% increase since 2005-2009, rank #64
Median House Price:$121,900 at 2010-2014—10.82% increase since 2005-2009, rank #102
Time Zone:Mountain GMT -7:00
Land Area:421.86 sq mi, rank #84
Water Area:0.98 sq mi (0.23%), rank #52
County:Graham County
City:Safford, Thatcher, Swift Trail Junction, Cactus Flat, Pima
Zip:85546, 85552, 85543
Area:Safford, AZ
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Safford Unified District Map, Border, and Nearby Locations

734 West 11th St
Safford AZ, 85546, Graham County
Phone: 928-348-7000

Students and Teachers

      2013-2014         2012-2013         2011-2012         2010-2011         2009-2010         2008-2009         2007-2008    
Total Students:3,2223,1273,1403,0923,1173,0903,079
English Language Learner Students:18294600NANA
Total Teachers:159.75158.41163.25162.75166.48171.30155.00
Total Other Staff:147.52140.68115.45116.33119.97133.80140.20
Instructional Aides:68.5357.3460.3360.1054.0154.9058.00
Instructional Coordinators & Supervisors:
Total Guidance Counselors:
Elementary Guidance Counselors:
Secondary Guidance Counselors:
Other Guidance Counselors:NANANANANANANA
Librarians/Media Specialists:
Library/Media Support:
District Administrators:
District Administrative Support:12.8811.
School Administrators:
School Administrative Support:12.6913.311.122.112.9318.6017.90
Student Support Services:12.4013.588.468.2211.828.708.70
Other Support Services:24.0228.3229.5429.2732.3130.5033.60
Student-Teacher Ratio:20.1719.7419.2319.0018.7218.0419.86


Dorothy Stinson SchoolPrekindergarten to Grade 6   2013 South 8th Ave, Safford AZ 85546
Lafe Nelson SchoolKindergarten to Grade 6   1100 South 10th Ave, Safford AZ 85546
Mt Graham High SchoolGrade 9 to Grade 12   300 West Discovery Park Blvd, Safford AZ 85546
Ruth Powell Elementary SchoolKindergarten to Grade 6   1041 South 14th Ave, Safford AZ 85546
Safford High SchoolGrade 9 to Grade 12   1400 West 11th St, Safford AZ 85546
Safford Middle SchoolGrade 6 to Grade 8   698 West 11th St, Safford AZ 85546

Test Performance

YearTestGradeMeasurementScoreState Average
2009Math10th GradeMean Scaled Score706707
2010Math10th GradeMean Scaled Score491499
2011Math10th GradeMean Scaled Score491.42501.09
2012Math10th GradeMean Scaled Score486496
2013Math10th GradeMean Scaled Score491496
2009Reading10th GradeMean Scaled Score702707
2010Reading10th GradeMean Scaled Score708710
2011Reading10th GradeMean Scaled Score708.94711.72
2012Reading10th GradeMean Scaled Score700707
2013Reading10th GradeMean Scaled Score711707
2009Science10th GradeMean Scaled Score472476
2010Science10th GradeMean Scaled Score452479
2011Science10th GradeMean Scaled Score456.86485.06
2012Science10th GradeMean Scaled Score454480
2013Science10th GradeMean Scaled Score474478
2009Writing10th GradeMean Scaled Score691696
2010Writing10th GradeMean Scaled Score693702
2011Writing10th GradeMean Scaled Score487.72499.58
2012Writing10th GradeMean Scaled Score498501
2013Writing10th GradeMean Scaled Score496504
2009Math3rd GradeMean Scaled Score447451
2010Math3rd GradeMean Scaled Score371365
2011Math3rd GradeMean Scaled Score368.31370.95
2012Math3rd GradeMean Scaled Score357369
2013Math3rd GradeMean Scaled Score367369
2009Reading3rd GradeMean Scaled Score462459
2010Reading3rd GradeMean Scaled Score470460
2011Reading3rd GradeMean Scaled Score464.49461.52
2012Reading3rd GradeMean Scaled Score450458
2013Reading3rd GradeMean Scaled Score457459
2009Math4th GradeMean Scaled Score483487
2010Math4th GradeMean Scaled Score379379
2011Math4th GradeMean Scaled Score379.19385.58
2012Math4th GradeMean Scaled Score377383
2013Math4th GradeMean Scaled Score370381
2009Reading4th GradeMean Scaled Score474477
2010Reading4th GradeMean Scaled Score477480
2011Reading4th GradeMean Scaled Score484.22484.14
2012Reading4th GradeMean Scaled Score477477
2013Reading4th GradeMean Scaled Score471478
2009Science4th GradeMean Scaled Score507508
2010Science4th GradeMean Scaled Score511513
2011Science4th GradeMean Scaled Score520.93519.5
2012Science4th GradeMean Scaled Score512513
2013Science4th GradeMean Scaled Score500507
2009Math5th GradeMean Scaled Score513508
2010Math5th GradeMean Scaled Score392392
2011Math5th GradeMean Scaled Score399.62397.21
2012Math5th GradeMean Scaled Score388394
2013Math5th GradeMean Scaled Score392393
2009Reading5th GradeMean Scaled Score506496
2010Reading5th GradeMean Scaled Score503496
2011Reading5th GradeMean Scaled Score503.63502.04
2012Reading5th GradeMean Scaled Score496498
2013Reading5th GradeMean Scaled Score502499
2009Writing5th GradeMean Scaled Score533523
2010Writing5th GradeMean Scaled Score531529
2011Writing5th GradeMean Scaled Score498.68499.13
2012Writing5th GradeMean Scaled Score497501
2013Writing5th GradeMean Scaled Score501501
2009Math6th GradeMean Scaled Score529525
2010Math6th GradeMean Scaled Score412407
2011Math6th GradeMean Scaled Score412.38412.64
2012Math6th GradeMean Scaled Score413410
2013Math6th GradeMean Scaled Score416410
2009Reading6th GradeMean Scaled Score507501
2010Reading6th GradeMean Scaled Score513508
2011Reading6th GradeMean Scaled Score515.93515.19
2012Reading6th GradeMean Scaled Score512510
2013Reading6th GradeMean Scaled Score507510
2009Writing6th GradeMean Scaled Score535537
2010Writing6th GradeMean Scaled Score543543
2011Writing6th GradeMean Scaled Score498.55499.17
2012Writing6th GradeMean Scaled Score503501
2013Writing6th GradeMean Scaled Score496499
2010Math7th GradeMean Scaled Score421422
2011Math7th GradeMean Scaled Score420.28425.78
2012Math7th GradeMean Scaled Score425426
2013Math7th GradeMean Scaled Score426427
2010Reading7th GradeMean Scaled Score530524
2011Reading7th GradeMean Scaled Score535.52531.49
2012Reading7th GradeMean Scaled Score538530
2013Reading7th GradeMean Scaled Score535532
2010Writing7th GradeMean Scaled Score548543
2011Writing7th GradeMean Scaled Score498.88499.23
2012Writing7th GradeMean Scaled Score503500
2013Writing7th GradeMean Scaled Score497496
2010Math8th GradeMean Scaled Score446434
2011Math8th GradeMean Scaled Score440.94434.79
2012Math8th GradeMean Scaled Score439434
2013Math8th GradeMean Scaled Score440434
2010Reading8th GradeMean Scaled Score536529
2011Reading8th GradeMean Scaled Score526.83527.07
2012Reading8th GradeMean Scaled Score525521
2013Reading8th GradeMean Scaled Score527520
2010Science8th GradeMean Scaled Score519510
2011Science8th GradeMean Scaled Score525.49515.66
2012Science8th GradeMean Scaled Score515513
2013Science8th GradeMean Scaled Score516511
2013Writing8th GradeMean Scaled Score478470

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School District Fiscal Information

Total Revenue:$17,386,000$5,537 $21,806,000$7,052 $24,931,000$7,998 
Total Expenditures:$20,061,000$6,389 $20,347,000$6,581 $22,345,000$7,169 
Total Current Expenditures:$19,694,000$6,272 $19,140,000$6,190 $20,752,000$6,658 
Instructional Expenditures:$11,909,000$3,79360.5%$11,615,000$3,75660.7%$12,361,000$3,96659.6%
Student and Staff Support:$2,294,000$73111.6%$1,931,000$62510.1%$2,324,000$74611.2%
Operations, Food, Other:$3,534,000$1,12517.9%$3,538,000$1,14418.5%$3,982,000$1,27819.2%
Total Capital Outlay:$91,000$29 $242,000$78 $653,000$209 
Construction:$0$0 $11,000$4 $0$0 
Total Other:$0$0 $0$0 $0$0 
Interest on Debt:$276,000$88 $965,000$312 $940,000$302 
Total Salary:$13,118,000$4,178 $12,748,000$4,123 $13,519,000$4,337 
Instruction/Teacher Salary:$9,602,000$3,05873.2%$9,229,000$2,98572.4%$9,604,000$3,08171.0%
Other Salary:$3,516,000$1,12026.8%$3,519,000$1,13827.6%$3,915,000$1,25629.0%
Total Benefit:$2,762,000$880 $2,649,000$857 $2,961,000$950 
Instruction/Teacher Benefit:$1,897,000$60468.7%$1,776,000$57467.0%$1,957,000$62866.1%
Other Benefit:$865,000$27531.3%$873,000$28233.0%$1,004,000$32233.9%

Teacher's Experience and Compensation

    2007     2006  
Teachers with Bachelor Degree:58.9%53.5%
Teachers with Master or PhD Degree:41.1%46.5%
Mean Number of Years of Teaching:12.0 years12.0 years
Teachers with 5 Years of Experience of Less:27.7%25.0%
Teachers with 6-10 Years of Experience:24.1%27.8%
Teachers with 11-20 Years of Experience:29.1%29.9%
Teachers with 21-30 Years of Experience:14.2%14.6%
Teachers with 31 Years of Experience or More:5.0%2.8%
Mean Base Salary:$43,255.0$40,843.0
Mean Base Salary of Teachers with 5 Years of Experience of Less:$35,476.0$32,491.0
Mean Base Salary of Teachers with 6-10 Years of Experience:$42,135.0$39,911.0
Mean Base Salary of Teachers with 11-20 Years of Experience:$48,301.0$46,206.0
Mean Base Salary of Teachers with 21-30 Years of Experience:$49,918.0$46,325.0
Mean Base Salary of Teachers with 31 Years of Experience or More:$43,439.0$38,891.0

* Safford Unified District was rated 3.5 out of 5 by USA.com. The ranking was calculated based on publically available historical Math and English performance data.

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