Ajo Elementary School

  • Ajo Elementary School serves 301 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Ajo Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Ajo Elementary School's student population of 301 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students301 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Ajo Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Ajo Elementary School is 0.52, 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)
Overall School Rank
47%
19%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ajo Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ajo Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a20:1
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American Indian
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Ajo Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ajo Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
66%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ajo Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ajo Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
20%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ajo Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ajo Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ajo Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.520.42
This chart display the diversity score of Ajo Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ajo Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ajo Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAjo Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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