Anthem School

41020 N. Freedom Way

Phoenix, AZ 85086
(School attendance zone shown in map)

  • Anthem School serves 771 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (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 66% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Anthem School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)

School Overview

  • Anthem School's student population of 771 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students771 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Anthem School is ranked within the top 20% 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 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Anthem School is 0.30, 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)
59%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:120:1
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American Indian
1%
5%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
83%
39%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Anthem School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.300.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
11%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeer Valley Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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