Paradise Valley Unified School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 48 public schools in Paradise Valley Unified School District, serving 31,245 students.
  • Public school in Paradise Valley Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Arizona public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 42% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
  • The top ranked public schools in Paradise Valley Unified School District are Fireside Elementary School, Desert Trails Elementary School and Copper Canyon Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is less than the Arizona public school average of 19:1.

Overview

School District NameParadise Valley Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.pvschools.net
School District Phone Number(602)449-2000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
# of Schools48 Schools2,380 Schools
# of Students31,245 Students1,117,354 Students
# of Teachers1,771 Teachers47,820 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1

District Comparison

  • Paradise Valley Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 620 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 88% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Paradise Valley 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Paradise Valley 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Paradise Valley Unified   School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.580.65
# of American Indian Students326 Students62,127 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
6%
# of Asian Students1,086 Students32,009 Students
% Asian Students
4%
3%
# of Hispanic Students9,625 Students502,895 Students
% Hispanic Students
31%
45%
# of Black Students1,032 Students59,348 Students
% Black Students
3%
5%
# of White Students17,816 Students422,489 Students
% White Students
57%
38%
# of Hawaiian Students76 Students4,017 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1,284 Students34,453 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:24812,675
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,22780,903
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,19781,467
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,13482,195
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,43885,836
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,31388,944
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,45089,621
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,39388,369
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,32987,282
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,46786,947
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,59886,190
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,44484,165
# of Students in 11th Grade:2,49578,432
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,51283,999
# of Ungraded Students: - 329

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,554 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 $9,476 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$315 MM$3 MM
This chart display total revenue of Paradise Valley Unified   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$312 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Paradise Valley Unified   School District and average spending for each school distric in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,554$7,839
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Paradise Valley Unified   School District and average revenue per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,476$7,481
This chart display average spending per public school student in Paradise Valley Unified   School District and average spending per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Paradise Valley Unified School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Aire Libre Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    16428 North 21st Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85022
    (602)449-5400

    Grades: PK-6 | 330 students
  • Arrowhead Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 23%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3820 E Nisbet
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)449-2700

    Grades: PK-6 | 356 students
  • Boulder Creek Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 10%
    22801 North 22nd Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85024
    (602)449-4500

    Grades: PK-6 | 727 students
  • Cactus View Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Top 50%
    17602 N Central
    Phoenix, AZ 85022
    (602)449-2500

    Grades: PK-6 | 674 students
  • Campo Bello Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2650 East Contention Mine Road
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)449-5200

    Grades: PK-6 | 441 students
  • Cholla Complex
    3602 East Cholla
    Phoenix, AZ 85028
    (602)493-6130

    Grades: PK | n/a student
  • Copper Canyon Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 79%
    Rank: Top 5%
    17650 North 54th Street
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254
    (602)449-7200

    Grades: PK-6 | 635 students
  • Desert Cove Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 50%
    11020 North 28th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85028
    (602)449-3400

    Grades: PK-6 | 506 students
  • Desert Shadows Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 10%
    5902 E Sweetwater
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254
    (602)449-6900

    Grades: PK-6 | 448 students
  • Desert Shadows Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 20%
    5858 E Sweetwater
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254
    (602)449-6800

    Grades: 5-8 | 937 students
  • Desert Springs Preparatory Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    6010 East Acoma Road
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)449-7100

    Grades: PK-6 | 434 students
  • Desert Trails Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 80%
    Rank: Top 5%
    4315 East Cashman Dr.
    Phoenix, AZ 85050
    (602)449-4100

    Grades: PK-7 | 576 students
  • Eagle Ridge Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    19801 North 13th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85024
    (602)449-5700

    Grades: PK-6 | 411 students
  • Echo Mountain Intermediate School Math: 29% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1811 E. Michigan 3
    Phoenix, AZ 85022
    (602)449-5600

    Grades: PK-6 | 421 students
  • Echo Mountain Primary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1811 E Michigan Ave 3
    Phoenix, AZ 85022
    (602)449-5500

    Grades: PK-6 | 550 students
  • Explorer Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 10%
    22401 North 40th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85050
    (602)449-4200

    Grades: 5-8 | 848 students
  • Fireside Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 84%
    Rank: Top 1%
    3725 E. Love Cactus Drive
    Phoenix, AZ 85050
    (602)449-4700

    Grades: PK-6 | 805 students
  • Grayhawk Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Top 10%
    7525 E. Grayhawk Dr.
    Scottsdale, AZ 85255
    (602)449-6600

    Grades: PK-6 | 490 students
  • Greenway Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3002 E Nisbet
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)449-2400

    Grades: 5-8 | 517 students
  • Hidden Hills Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1919 East Sharon Drive
    Phoenix, AZ 85022
    (602)449-3100

    Grades: PK-6 | 453 students
  • Horizon High School Math: 55% | Reading: 54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    5601 East Greenway Road
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254
    (602)449-6000

    Grades: 7-12 | 2,134 students
  • Indian Bend Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3633 E Thunderbird Road
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)449-3200

    Grades: PK-6 | 525 students
  • Larkspur Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2430 E Larkspur
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)449-3300

    Grades: PK-6 | 496 students
  • Liberty Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Top 20%
    5125 E. Marilyn Rd.
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254
    (602)449-6200

    Grades: PK-6 | 485 students
  • Mercury Mine Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 74%
    Rank: Top 10%
    9640 North 28th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85028
    (602)449-3700

    Grades: PK-6 | 523 students
  • Mountain Trail Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2323 East Mountain Gate Pass
    Phoenix, AZ 85024
    (602)449-4600

    Grades: 5-8 | 689 students
  • North Canyon High School Math: 23% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1700 E. Union Hills
    Phoenix, AZ 85024
    (602)449-5000

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,864 student
  • North Ranch Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 76%
    Rank: Top 5%
    16406 N. 61st Place
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)449-6400

    Grades: PK-6 | 524 students
  • Palomino Intermediate School Math: 31% | Reading: 18%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    15815 N. 29th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)449-2900

    Grades: PK-6 | 539 students
  • Palomino Primary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    15833 North 29th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)449-2800

    Grades: PK-6 | 663 students
  • Paradise Valley High School Math: 40% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3950 E Bell Road
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)449-7000

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,841 student
  • Pinnacle High School Math: 54% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3535 E. Mayo Blvd
    Phoenix, AZ 85050
    (602)449-4005

    Grades: 7-12 | 2,647 students
  • Pinnacle Peak Preparatory Math: 69% | Reading: 79%
    Rank: Top 10%
    7690 E. Williams Dr.
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)449-6700

    Grades: PK-8 | 608 students
  • Polaris High School
    15002 North 32nd Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)449-2300

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Prospect School Alternative School
    15002 N. 32nd Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)449-2300

    Grades: 7-8 | n/a student
  • Show 13 more public schools in Paradise Valley Unified School District (out of 48 total schools)
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