Alfred F Garcia School

  • Alfred F Garcia School serves 545 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (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 18% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Alfred F Garcia 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 20:1.

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School Overview

  • Alfred F Garcia School's student population of 545 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 37% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alfred F Garcia 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alfred F Garcia School is 0.04, which is less 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)
16%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio32:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
98%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
n/a
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alfred F Garcia School and the percentage of White students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alfred F Garcia School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.040.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
11%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alfred F Garcia School and the percentage of 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 NameMurphy Elementary School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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