Maricopa County Regional School District
- For the 2020-21 school year, there are 4 public elementary schools in Maricopa County Regional School District, serving 504 students. Public elementary schools in Maricopa County Regional School District have an average math proficiency score of 13% (versus the Arizona public elementary school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 13% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Arizona.
- Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public elementary school average of 63% (majority Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is less than the Arizona public elementary school average of 18:1.
|School District Name||Maricopa County Regional School District|
|School District Website||http://www.mcrsd.org|
|School District Phone Number||(602) 452-4700|
|School District Grades Offered||KG - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (AZ)|
|# of Schools||4 Schools||1,562 Schools|
|# of Students||504 Students||770,862 Students|
|# of Teachers||29 Teachers||32,411 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1||18:1|
- Maricopa County Regional School District, which is ranked within the1/, bottom 50% of all 506 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.10
- The school district's graduation rate of 1% has decreased from 5% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (AZ)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||6-9%|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||6-9%|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||4 Students||43,801 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||2 Students||22,989 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||430 Students||346,456 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||26 Students||40,735 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||39 Students||287,752 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||1 Student||2,870 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||2 Students||26,259 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||10,735|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||17||80,844|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||3||81,467|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||5||82,195|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||5||85,835|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||4||88,944|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||3||89,621|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||8||88,369|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||10||68,465|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||17||67,561|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||316||6,636|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||39||6,243|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||39||6,065|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||38||7,553|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||329|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $6,728 in this school district is less than the state average of 7839. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $6,245 is less 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 Data||This School District||This State (AZ)|
|Total Revenue||$3 MM||2477000|
|Revenue / Student||$6,728||7839|
|Spending / Student||$6,245||7481|
Maricopa County Regional School District Public Elementary Schools (2020-21)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Durango Transitional Learning Center 3125 West Durango
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grades: 3-12 | 81 students
- Esperanza Prep 1938 E Apache Blvd
Tempe, AZ 85281
Grades: K-8 | 41 students
- Mesa Transitional Learning Center 1810 S. Lewis St.
Mesa, AZ 85210
Grades: 3-12 | 54 students
- Southwest Key Transitional Learning Center 2613 W Campbell Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Grades: K-12 | 328 students
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