Vista Verde Middle School

Vista Verde Middle School serves 664 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the AZ average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Vista Verde Middle School operates within the Paradise Valley Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 664 students has declined by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 664 students
Vista Verde Middle School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Vista Verde Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Vista Verde Middle School Total Teachers (1998-2014)
Students by Grade Vista Verde Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more 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 20:1 23:1
Vista Verde Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
American Indian
1%
5%
Vista Verde Middle School American Indian Students (1998-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Vista Verde Middle School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
48%
44%
Vista Verde Middle School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
5%
5%
Vista Verde Middle School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
43%
41%
Vista Verde Middle School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Vista Verde Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.59 0.42
Vista Verde Middle School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
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.
n/a
36%
Vista Verde Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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
14%
Vista Verde Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Paradise Valley Unified School District's student population of 32,464 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,489 is higher than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,411 is higher than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Paradise Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
49
1
Number of Students Managed 32,464 311
Paradise Valley Unified  School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $315 MM $3 MM
Paradise Valley Unified  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $312 MM $2 MM
Paradise Valley Unified  School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,489 $9,449
Paradise Valley Unified  School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,411 $8,879
Paradise Valley Unified  School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Aaec - Paradise Valley High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Palomino Intermediate School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Campo Bello Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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