Balsz Elementary School District

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Overview

School District NameBalsz Elementary School District
School District Websitehttp://www.balsz.org
School District Phone Number(602) 629-6400
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
# of Schools5 Schools2,380 Schools
# of Students2,299 Students1,117,458 Students
# of Teachers137 Teachers47,820 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:119:1

District Comparison

  • Balsz Elementary School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 641 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Balsz Elementary   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Balsz Elementary   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 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.490.65
# of American Indian Students122 Students62,127 Students
% American Indian Students
5%
6%
# of Asian Students26 Students32,009 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students1,605 Students502,895 Students
% Hispanic Students
70%
45%
# of Black Students366 Students59,348 Students
% Black Students
16%
5%
# of White Students126 Students422,489 Students
% White Students
5%
38%
# of Hawaiian Students15 Students4,017 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# of Two or more races Students39 Students34,453 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1312,779
# of Students in Kindergarten:28380,903
# of Students in 1st Grade:24681,467
# of Students in 2nd Grade:31982,195
# of Students in 3rd Grade:25685,836
# of Students in 4th Grade:26888,944
# of Students in 5th Grade:27089,621
# of Students in 6th Grade:22788,369
# of Students in 7th Grade:19687,282
# of Students in 8th Grade:22186,947
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 86,190
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 84,165
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 78,432
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 83,999
# of Ungraded Students: - 329

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,613 is higher than the state average of $7,839. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,470 is higher than the state average of $7,481. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
Total Revenue$31 MM$3 MM
This chart display total revenue of Balsz Elementary   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$25 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Balsz Elementary   School District and average spending for each school distric in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,613$7,839
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Balsz Elementary   School District and average revenue per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,470$7,481
This chart display average spending per public school student in Balsz Elementary   School District and average spending per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Balsz Elementary School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Griffith Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4505 East Palm Lane
    Phoenix, AZ 85008
    (602) 629-6700

    Grades: PK-8 | 513 students
  • David Crockett Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    501 N. 36th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85008
    (602) 629-6600

    Grades: PK-6 | 452 students
  • Balsz Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4309 E Belleview Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85008
    (602) 629-6500

    Grades: PK-8 | 937 students
  • Brunson-lee Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1350 N. 48th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85008
    (602) 629-6900

    Grades: PK-6 | 384 students
  • Orangedale Early Learning Center
    5048 E Oak St
    Phoenix, AZ 85008
    (602) 629-6820

    Grades: PK | 13 students
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