Apache Elementary School

  • Apache Elementary School serves 703 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (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 56% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Apache Elementary School's student population of 703 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students703 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Apache Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Apache Elementary 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#302 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Apache 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Apache 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Apache Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Apache Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
22%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Apache Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Apache Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
68%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Apache Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 Apache Elementary 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 Apache Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Apache Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Apache Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeoria Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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