Orange Grove Elementary School

3525 West County 16 1/2 St

Somerton, AZ 85350

Grades: KG-5

364 students

Orange Grove Elementary School serves 364 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Orange Grove Elementary School operates within the Somerton Elementary School District.

Overview

The student population of 364 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 364 students
Orange Grove Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Orange Grove Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2013)
Students by Grade Orange Grove Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 17:1 18:1
Orange Grove Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2013)
American Indian
4%
5%
Orange Grove Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Orange Grove Elementary School Asian Students (2002-2013)
Hispanic
93%
43%
Orange Grove Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
2%
42%
Orange Grove Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Orange Grove Elementary 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.
0.13 0.42
Orange Grove Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
78%
37%
Orange Grove Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2013)
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.
11%
10%
Orange Grove Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,729 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,022 is less than the state average of $9,374. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $7,443 is less than the state average of $8,323. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Somerton Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
1
Number of Students Managed 2,729 299
Somerton Elementary  School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $2 MM
Somerton Elementary  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $21 MM $2 MM
Somerton Elementary  School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,022 $9,374
Somerton Elementary  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,443 $8,323
Somerton 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 Ppep Tec - Jose Yepez Learning Center (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Somerton Middle School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tierra Del Sol Elementary School (3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SomertonTierra Del Sol Elementary School
    1002 South Somerton Ave
    SomertonAZ 85350
    (928)341-6000
    3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 798 students                      
  • SomertonPpep Tec - Jose Yepez Learning Center
    Charter School
    115 North Columbia Ave
    SomertonAZ 85350
    (928)627-9648
    Charter School

    3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 132 students                      
  • SomertonSomerton Middle School
    2 Negative Reviews
    1011 North Somerton Ave
    SomertonAZ 85350
    (928)341-6000
    3.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 875 students                      
  • SomertonDesert Sonora Elementary School
    301 North Carlisle Ave
    SomertonAZ 85350
    (928)341-6000
    3.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 403 students                      
  • SomertonValle Del Encanto Learning Center
    400 North Cesar Chavez Ave
    SomertonAZ 85350
    (928)341-6000
    3.5 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 289 students                      

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