Arizona Desert Elementary School

1245 N. Main St.
San Luis, AZ 85349
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Arizona Desert Elementary School serves 687 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Arizona Desert 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.

School Overview

Arizona Desert Elementary School's student population of 687 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students687 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Arizona Desert Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Arizona Desert Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Arizona Desert Elementary School is 0.00, 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 Testing Rank
#1490 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio33:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
100%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
n/a
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.000.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona Desert Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona Desert Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGadsden Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Arizona Desert Elementary School is Ppep Tec - Cesar Chavez Learning Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is San Luis Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rio Colorado Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Luis Ppep Tec - Cesar Chavez Learning Center Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 125 students
    0.1 miles
    1233 N. Main
    San Luis, AZ 85349
    (928) 627-8550
    0.1 9-12 125
  • San Luis Rio Colorado Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 623 students
    0.2 miles
    1055 N. Main Street
    San Luis, AZ 85349
    (928) 627-6540
    0.2 PK-6 623
  • San Luis San Luis Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 660 students
    0.2 miles
    1135 N. Main St
    San Luis, AZ 85349
    (928) 627-6540
    0.2 6-8 660
  • San Luis San Luis Pre-school
    Grades: PK | 119 students
    0.3 miles
    22751 S Main St
    San Luis, AZ 85349
    (928) 627-4774
    0.3 PK 119
  • San Luis Ed Pastor Elementary 4 Math: 25% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 457 students
    0.8 miles
    985 Sixth Avenue
    San Luis, AZ 85349
    (928) 627-6540
    0.8 K-6 457

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