Magnet Traditional School

2602 North 23rd Ave

Phoenix, AZ 85009-1812

Grades: KG-8

513 students

Magnet Traditional School serves 513 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Magnet Traditional School operates within the Phoenix Elementary School District.

Overview

The student population of 513 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 513 students
Magnet Traditional School Total Students (1992-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Magnet Traditional School Total Teachers (1993-2013)
Students by Grade Magnet Traditional School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 18:1
Magnet Traditional School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2013)
Hispanic
78%
43%
Magnet Traditional School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
13%
5%
Magnet Traditional School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
8%
42%
Magnet Traditional School White Students (1993-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
2%
Magnet Traditional School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Magnet Traditional School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.37 0.42
Magnet Traditional School Diversity Score (1993-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
55%
37%
Magnet Traditional School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
15%
10%
Magnet Traditional School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,526 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,810 is higher than the state average of $9,374. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,834 is higher than the state average of $8,323. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Phoenix Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
1
Number of Students Managed 7,526 299
Phoenix Elementary  School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $105 MM $2 MM
Phoenix Elementary  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $97 MM $2 MM
Phoenix Elementary  School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,810 $9,374
Phoenix Elementary  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,834 $8,323
Phoenix Elementary  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Metro Technical High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pan-american Charter School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maie Bartlett Heard School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PhoenixMaie Bartlett Heard School
    2301 West Thomas Rd
    PhoenixAZ 85015
    (602)257-3790
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 643 students                      
  • PhoenixMetro Technical High School
    Vocational School
    1900 West Thomas Rd
    PhoenixAZ 85015
    (602)764-1500
    Vocational School

    0.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1483 students                      
  • PhoenixBostrom Alternative Center
    Alternative School
    3535 North 27th Ave
    PhoenixAZ 85017
    (602)764-1500
    Alternative School

    1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 260 students                      
  • Phoenix Franklin Police And Fire High School
    1645 West Mcdowell Rd
    PhoenixAZ 85007
    (602)764-0200
    1.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 283 students                      
  • PhoenixCareer Success High School - Glendale
    Charter School
    3816 North 27th Ave
    PhoenixAZ 85017
    (602)296-5552
    Charter School

    1.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 117 students                      

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