Alhambra Elementary District (4280) School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 18 public schools serving 10,665 students in Alhambra Elementary District (4280) School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
Public Schools in Alhambra Elementary District (4280) School District have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Alhambra Elementary District (4280) School District are Alhambra Traditional School, Catalina Ventura School and Sevilla Elementary School-east Campus. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Alhambra Elementary District (4280) School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Alhambra Elementary District (4280) School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arizona for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Alhambra Elementary District (4280) School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 08
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AZ)
# Schools
18 Schools
2,431 Schools
# Students
10,665 Students
1,105,127 Students
# Teachers
571 Teachers
50,385 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Alhambra Elementary District (4280) School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 620 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#461 out of 640 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alhambra Elementary District (4280)  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alhambra Elementary District (4280)  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.37
0.65
# American Indian Students
196 Students
56,359 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
5%
# Asian Students
409 Students
33,411 Students
% Asian Students
4%
3%
# Hispanic Students
8,369 Students
510,323 Students
% Hispanic Students
78%
46%
# Black Students
1,023 Students
60,194 Students
% Black Students
10%
6%
# White Students
492 Students
396,726 Students
% White Students
5%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
19 Students
4,106 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
157 Students
39,875 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
90
13,398
# Students in K Grade:
871
72,680
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,135
80,096
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,112
79,517
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,116
80,064
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,147
80,790
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,206
81,983
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,258
85,726
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,350
89,649
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,380
89,960
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
90,012
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
88,405
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
83,059
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
89,435
# Ungraded Students:
-
353

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,572 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,881. The school district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,651 is less than the state median of $10,480. The school district spending/student has grown by 17% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue
$113 MM
$4 MM
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Spending
$103 MM
$4 MM
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Revenue / Student
$10,572
$10,881
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Spending / Student
$9,651
$10,480
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Best Alhambra Elementary District (4280) School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Alhambra Traditional School
Math: 89% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5725 N 27th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85017
(602) 484-8816
Grades: K-8
| 788 students
Rank: #22.
Catalina Ventura School
Math: 37% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
6331 W. 39th Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85019
(602) 841-7445
Grades: K-8
| 961 students
Rank: #33.
Sevilla Elementary School-east Campus
Math: 34% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3801 W Missouri Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85019
(602) 242-0281
Grades: PK-4
| 759 students
Rank: #44.
Granada Elementary School-west Campus
Math: 35% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3232 W Campbell Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85017
(602) 841-1403
Grades: PK-4
| 901 students
Rank: #55.
James W. Rice Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4530 W Campbell Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85031
(623) 848-8420
Grades: PK-8
| 860 students
Rank: #66.
Sevilla Elementary School-west Campus
Math: 30% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3851 W Missouri Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85019
(602) 347-0232
Grades: 5-8
| 808 students
Rank: #77.
Westwood Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4711 N 23rd Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85015
(602) 242-2442
Grades: K-5
| 894 students
Rank: #88.
Cordova Elementary School
Math: 22% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5631 N 35th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85017
(602) 841-0704
Grades: PK-8
| 823 students
Rank: #99.
Carol G. Peck Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5810 N 49th Ave
Glendale, AZ 85301
(623) 842-3889
Grades: K-8
| 609 students
Rank: #1010.
Barcelona Elementary School
Math: 22% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6530 N 44th Ave
Glendale, AZ 85301
(623) 842-8616
Grades: PK-8
| 867 students
Rank: #1111.
Choice Learning Academy
Math: 18% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
5330 N 23rd Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85015
(602) 246-0699
Grades: 6-8
| 485 students
Rank: #1212.
Granada Elementary School-east Campus
Math: 19% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
3022 W Campbell Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85017
(602) 589-0110
Grades: 4-8
| 874 students
Rank: #1313.
Madrid Neighborhood School
Math: 19% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3736 W Osborn Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85019
(602) 336-2280
Grades: PK-8
| 601 students
Rank: #1414.
Valencia Newcomer School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3802 W Maryland Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85019
(602) 336-2283
Grades: PK-8
| 147 students
Rank: n/an/a
4730 W Campbell Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85031
(602) 246-5155
Grades: PK
| 90 students
Rank: n/an/a
4510 N 37th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85019
(602) 336-2920
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
4432 W Maryland Ave
Glendale, AZ 85301
(602) 336-2070
Grades: 5-8
| 10 students
Rank: n/an/a
6615 N 39th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85019
(602) 336-2202
Grades: K-8
| 188 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Alhambra Elementary District
  • 4510 N 37TH AVE, PHOENIX, AZ, 85019-3206
  • (602) 336-2920
  • alhambraesd.org
  • Grades: PK - 08
  • Students: 10,665 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.37

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