Alhambra Traditional School

  • Alhambra Traditional School serves 710 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 91% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Alhambra Traditional School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Alhambra Traditional School's student population of 710 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students710 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alhambra Traditional School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,897 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alhambra Traditional School is 0.44, 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 School Rank (16-17)#26 out of 1897 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
73%
45%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
15%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.440.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlhambra Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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