Acorn Montessori Charter School

  • Acorn Montessori Charter School serves 319 students in grades 1-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Acorn Montessori Charter School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Acorn Montessori Charter School's student population of 319 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 1-8
Total Students319 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Acorn Montessori Charter School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,842 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The diversity score of Acorn Montessori Charter School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a20:1
American Indian
n/a
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
30%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Acorn Montessori Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
65%
39%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Acorn Montessori Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.490.42
This chart display the diversity score of Acorn Montessori Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
11%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Acorn Montessori Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAcorn Montessori Charter School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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