Window Rock Elementary School

Chee Dodge Dr,

Window Rock, AZ, 86515-0137

Tel: (928)810-7733
Grades: KG-5

420 students

Window Rock Elementary School serves 420 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Window Rock Elementary School operates within the Window Rock Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 420 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 420 students
Window Rock Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Window Rock Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Window Rock Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 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 16:1 18:1
Window Rock Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
99%
5%
Window Rock Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
43%
Black
n/a
5%
White
n/a
42%
Window Rock Elementary School White (1988-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Window Rock Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Window Rock Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.02 0.42
Window Rock Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
25%
36%
Window Rock Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
n/a
11%
Window Rock Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,371 students has grown by 29% over five years.
School District Name Window Rock Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
1
Number of Students Managed 3,371 257
Window Rock Unified  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $2 MM
Window Rock Unified  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $35 MM $2 MM
Window Rock Unified  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,790 $9,374
Window Rock Unified  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,244 $8,323
Window Rock Unified  School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Window Rock High School (4.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Tsehootsooi Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Integrated Preschool (0.4 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ft Defiance Integrated Preschool
    Navajo Rte 12
    Ft Defiance , AZ , 86504
    (928)729-7552
    0.4  mi  |  15  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Ft. Defiance Tsehootsooi Middle School
    Navajo Rt. 12
    Ft. Defiance , AZ , 86504
    (928)729-6805
    0.4  mi  |  590  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Ft. Defiance Window Rock High School
    Navajo Route 12
    Ft. Defiance , AZ , 86504
    (928)729-6706
    4.2  mi  |  732  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fort Defiance Tse'hootsooi Elementary School
    Navajo Route 7
    Fort Defiance , AZ , 86504
    (928)729-6706
    5.6  mi  |  478  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Fort Defiance Native - Window Rock High School
    Vocational School
    Navajo Route No. 7
    Fort Defiance , AZ , 86504
    (928)729-7015
    Vocational School
    5.6  mi  |  5  students  |  Gr.  9-12

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
5 Tips for Monitoring Screen Time for Kids
5 Tips for Monitoring Screen Time for Kids
Many school districts have implemented technology initiatives that provide laptops or tablets to students. While these technologies open opportunities for learning outside of school, they also require parental oversight to ensure children aren’t spending too much time online.
9 Smart Tips for Boosting Your Child’s Academic Success
Turn your child into a stronger student by creating the right support structure and expectations. Use these nine tips to help maximize your child's academic success.
Public or Private? Which School is Best for Your Child?
Should your child attend a public or private school? A tough question indeed! Public and private schools have many benefits for children and their families, yet they both have drawbacks as well. In this article, learn about the pros and cons of each to help make your decision to go public or private an easier one.
Did You Know?
Apache County, AZ public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.16, which is lower than the Arizona average of 0.42. The most diverse school district in Apache County is St Johns Unified District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arizona or national school diversity statistics.