Acacia Elementary School

12955 E. Colossal Cave Road
Vail, AZ 85641
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Acacia Elementary School serves 643 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Acacia Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Acacia Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Acacia Elementary School's student population of 643 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students643 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (11-12)32 teachers
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School Comparison

Acacia Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Acacia Elementary School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#161 out of 2111 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
35%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
56%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.570.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVail Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Acacia Elementary School is Cienega High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Old Vail Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vail Cienega High School Math: 71% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,879 student
    0.6 miles
    12775 E. Mary Ann Cleveland Wa
    Vail, AZ 85641
    (520) 762-2040
    0.6 9-12 1,879
  • Vail Old Vail Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 722 students
    0.6 miles
    13299 East Colossal Cave Road
    Vail, AZ 85641
    (520) 762-2040
    0.6 6-8 722
  • Vail Pantano High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 109 students
    0.6 miles
    12775 E. Mary Ann Cleveland Wa
    Vail, AZ 85641
    (520) 762-2040
    0.6 9-12 109
  • Vail Ocotillo Ridge Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 697 students
    1.9 miles
    10701 S. White Lightning
    Vail, AZ 85641
    (520) 879-3600
    1.9 PK-5 697
  • Sahuarita Pcjted - Walden Grove High School Vocational School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12
    3.0 miles
    15510 S. Sahuarita Park Road
    Sahuarita, AZ 85629
    (520) 209-1835
    3 9-12 n/a

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