Cottonwood-Oak Creek Elementary School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 2,020 students in Cottonwood-Oak Creek Elementary School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
Public Schools in Cottonwood-Oak Creek Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Arizona public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Cottonwood-Oak Creek Elementary School District are Mountain View Preparatory School, Oak Creek Elementary School and Arizona Izone Institute Online Program. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Cottonwood-Oak Creek Elementary School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Cottonwood-Oak Creek Elementary 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
Cottonwood-Oak Creek Elementary School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AZ)
# Schools
6 Schools
2,386 Schools
# Students
2,020 Students
1,116,381 Students
# Teachers
109 Teachers
47,814 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Cottonwood-Oak Creek Elementary School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 629 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#424 out of 640 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Cottonwood-Oak Creek Elementary   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cottonwood-Oak Creek 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cottonwood-Oak Creek 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 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.55
0.65
# American Indian Students
29 Students
62,104 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
6%
# Asian Students
14 Students
31,981 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
844 Students
502,441 Students
% Hispanic Students
42%
45%
# Black Students
20 Students
59,274 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
1,077 Students
421,603 Students
% White Students
53%
38%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
4,015 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
34 Students
34,400 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
23
12,776
# Students in K Grade:
195
80,716
# Students in 1st Grade:
194
81,307
# Students in 2nd Grade:
220
82,040
# Students in 3rd Grade:
220
85,680
# Students in 4th Grade:
232
88,781
# Students in 5th Grade:
239
89,439
# Students in 6th Grade:
231
88,197
# Students in 7th Grade:
233
87,198
# Students in 8th Grade:
233
86,871
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
86,240
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
84,248
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
78,489
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
84,070
# Ungraded Students:
-
329

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $8,569 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,763. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $8,309 is less than the state median of $11,165. The school district spending/student has declined by 28% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue
$17 MM
$4 MM
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Spending
$17 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Cottonwood-Oak Creek Elementary   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$8,569
$11,763
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cottonwood-Oak Creek Elementary   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$8,309
$11,165
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cottonwood-Oak Creek Elementary   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Cottonwood-Oak Creek Elementary School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mountain View Preparatory School
Math: 42% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2939 Del Rio Drive
Cottonwood, AZ 86326
(928) 634-8144
Grades: K-8
| 504 students
Rank: #22.
Oak Creek Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
11490 Purple Sage
Cornville, AZ 86325
(928) 634-2288
Grades: K-8
| 235 students
1 N. Willard St
Cottonwood, AZ 86326
(928) 634-2288
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
301 N. Willard St
Cottonwood, AZ 86326
(928) 634-2288
Grades: 3-5
| 428 students
500 E. Mingus Avenue
Cottonwood, AZ 86326
(928) 634-2288
Grades: 6-8
| 446 students
1500 S. Monte Tesoro St.
Cottonwood, AZ 86326
(928) 634-2288
Grades: PK-2
| 407 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Students: 2,020 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 27%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55

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