Wellton Elementary School

Wellton Elementary School serves 272 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the AZ average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Wellton Elementary School operates within the Wellton Elementary School District.

School Overview

The student population of 272 students has declined by 32% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 272 students
Wellton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wellton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Wellton Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Wellton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 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 23:1
Wellton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
78%
44%
Wellton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
1%
5%
Wellton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
21%
41%
Wellton Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Wellton 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.
0.35 0.42
Wellton Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
61%
36%
Wellton Elementary 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.
18%
14%
Wellton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 272 students has decreased by 32% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,854 is higher than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has grown by 32% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,344 is less than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Wellton Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 272 311
Wellton Elementary  School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $3 MM
Wellton Elementary  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $3 MM $2 MM
Wellton Elementary  School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,854 $9,449
Wellton Elementary  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,344 $8,879
Wellton Elementary  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Antelope Union High School (7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ron Watson Middle School (18.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mohawk Valley School (11.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WelltonAntelope Union High School
    7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 293 students9168 South Ave 36 East
    WelltonAZ 85356
    (928)785-4041
    79-12293
  • RollMohawk Valley School
    11.4 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 150 students5151 South Ave 39e
    RollAZ 85347
    (928)785-4942
    11.4PK-8150
  • YumaJames D Price School
    18.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 87 students1010 Barranca Rd Yuma Provi
    YumaAZ 85365
    (928)329-4279
    18.7PK-587
  • YumaRon Watson Middle School
    18.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 416 students9851 East 28th St
    YumaAZ 85365
    (928)502-4352
    18.76-8416
  • YumaSunrise Elementary School
    18.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 660 students9943 South 28th St
    YumaAZ 85367
    (928)502-4352
    18.7PK-5660

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