Flagstaff Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 12 public elementary schools serving 6,657 students in Flagstaff Unified School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Arizona.
Public Elementary Schools in Flagstaff Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Arizona public elementary school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 46% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Flagstaff Unified School District are Charles W Sechrist Elementary School, Manuel Demiguel Elementary School and Sturgeon Cromer Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public elementary school average of 63% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Flagstaff Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arizona for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Flagstaff Unified School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AZ)
# Schools
12 Schools
1,541 Schools
# Students
6,657 Students
759,802 Students
# Teachers
382 Teachers
32,186 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Flagstaff Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 484 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#361 out of 640 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Flagstaff Unified   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Flagstaff Unified   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)
39%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Flagstaff Unified   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.
Graduation Rate
87%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Flagstaff Unified   School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.69
0.66
# American Indian Students
1,595 Students
43,392 Students
% American Indian Students
24%
6%
# Asian Students
50 Students
22,824 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
1,927 Students
341,777 Students
% Hispanic Students
29%
45%
# Black Students
53 Students
39,665 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
2,789 Students
283,536 Students
% White Students
42%
37%
# Hawaiian Students
16 Students
2,839 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
227 Students
25,769 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
106
10,580
# Students in K Grade:
738
79,777
# Students in 1st Grade:
800
80,587
# Students in 2nd Grade:
733
81,293
# Students in 3rd Grade:
737
84,897
# Students in 4th Grade:
732
87,786
# Students in 5th Grade:
812
88,387
# Students in 6th Grade:
651
87,202
# Students in 7th Grade:
694
67,384
# Students in 8th Grade:
644
66,380
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
6,234
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
5,893
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
5,780
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
7,294
# Ungraded Students:
10
328

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,691 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,358. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,333 is less than the state median of $10,827. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue
$94 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Flagstaff Unified   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$90 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Flagstaff Unified   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
$9,691
$11,358
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Flagstaff Unified   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
$9,333
$10,827
This chart display average spending per public school student in Flagstaff Unified   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 Flagstaff Unified School District Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Charles W Sechrist Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2230 Fort Valley Rd.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
(928) 527-6000
Grades: PK-5
| 477 students
Rank: #22.
Manuel Demiguel Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3500 S Gillenwater Dr
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
(928) 527-6000
Grades: PK-5
| 694 students
Rank: #33.
Sturgeon Cromer Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7150 E Silver Saddle Road
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
(928) 527-6000
Grades: PK-5
| 585 students
Rank: #44.
Thomas M Knoles Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4005 E Butler
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
(928) 527-6000
Grades: PK-5
| 605 students
Rank: #55.
Weitzel's Puente De Hozho Bilingual Magnet School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3401 N. Fourth Street
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
(928) 527-6000
Grades: PK-5
| 356 students
Rank: #66.
Eva Marshall Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
850 N. Bonito St.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
(928) 527-6000
Grades: PK-6
| 489 students
Rank: #77.
John Q Thomas Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3330 E. Lockett Rd.
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
(928) 527-6000
Grades: PK-5
| 453 students
Rank: #88.
Sinagua Middle School
Math: 28% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3950 East Butler Avenue
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
(928) 527-5500
Grades: 6-8
| 1,093 students
Rank: #99.
Lura Kinsey Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1601 S. Lonetree Rd.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
(928) 527-6000
Grades: PK-5
| 397 students
Rank: #1010.
W F Killip Elementary School
Math: 23% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2300 E 6th Ave
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
(928) 527-6000
Grades: PK-5
| 445 students
Rank: #1111.
Mount Elden Middle School
Math: 23% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
3223 N 4th Street
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
(928) 527-6000
Grades: 6-8
| 896 students
Rank: #1212.
Leupp Public School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3285 E Sparrow
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
(928) 527-6000
Grades: PK-5
| 167 students

Recent Articles

An Overview of the Houston Independent School District
An Overview of the Houston Independent School District
Learn more about the large Houston Independent School District, when it was founded and what it looks like today.
An Overview of Detroit Public Schools
An Overview of Detroit Public Schools
We’ll look at the history and current statistics of Detroit Public Schools. How dire is the situation, and is there hope on the horizon?
An Analytical Overview of Chicago Public Schools
An Analytical Overview of Chicago Public Schools
We explore the Chicago Public School system, including its history and current structure.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Flagstaff Unified District
  • 3285 E SPARROW AVE, FLAGSTAFF, AZ, 86004-7794
  • (928) 527-6000
  • fusd1.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 6,657 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Top 50% in AZ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69

Quick Links