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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 43 public schools in Peoria Unified School District, serving 36,633 students.
  • Public school in Peoria Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
  • The top ranked public schools in Peoria Unified School District are Peoria Traditional School, Vistancia Elementary School and Peoria Ecampus. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Arizona public school average of 19:1.

Overview

School District NamePeoria Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://schools.peoriaud.k12.az.us/sites/phs/Pages/Default.aspx
School District Phone Number(623)486-6000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
# of Schools43 Schools2,380 Schools
# of Students36,633 Students1,117,458 Students
# of Teachers1,912 Teachers47,820 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:119:1

District Comparison

  • Peoria Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 641 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 93% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Peoria 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Peoria 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Peoria Unified   School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.600.65
# of American Indian Students401 Students62,127 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
6%
# of Asian Students886 Students32,009 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# of Hispanic Students12,333 Students502,895 Students
% Hispanic Students
34%
45%
# of Black Students1,735 Students59,348 Students
% Black Students
5%
5%
# of White Students19,630 Students422,489 Students
% White Students
54%
38%
# of Hawaiian Students110 Students4,017 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1,538 Students34,453 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:58712,779
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,36180,903
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,40481,467
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,38782,195
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,39785,836
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,68288,944
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,74589,621
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,87988,369
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,83587,282
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,79086,947
# of Students in 9th Grade:3,32886,190
# of Students in 10th Grade:3,33784,165
# of Students in 11th Grade:3,04778,432
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,85483,999
# of Ungraded Students: - 329

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $7,661 in this school district is less 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 $8,402 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$281 MM$3 MM
This chart display total revenue of Peoria Unified   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$309 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Peoria Unified   School District and average spending for each school distric in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$7,661$7,839
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Peoria Unified   School District and average revenue per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,402$7,481
This chart display average spending per public school student in Peoria Unified   School District and average spending per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Peoria Unified School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Alta Loma School Math: 37% | Reading: 31%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    9750 N. 87th Avenue
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623)412-4575

    Grades: PK-8 | 787 students
  • Apache Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Top 20%
    8633 W. John Cabot Road
    Peoria, AZ 85382
    (623)412-4875

    Grades: PK-8 | 709 students
  • Cactus High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 30%
    6330 W. Greenway
    Glendale, AZ 85306
    (623)412-5000

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,194 student
  • Canyon Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5490 W. Paradise Lane
    Glendale, AZ 85306
    (623)412-5050

    Grades: PK-8 | 363 students
  • Centennial High School Math: 67% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 20%
    14388 N 79th Av
    Peoria, AZ 85381
    (623)412-4400

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,879 student
  • Cheyenne Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    11806 N. 87th Avenue
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623)487-5100

    Grades: PK-8 | 677 students
  • Copperwood School Math: 64% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 20%
    11232 North 65th Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85304
    (623)412-4650

    Grades: K-8 | 842 students
  • Cotton Boll School Math: 36% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8540 W. Butler Drive
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623)412-4700

    Grades: PK-8 | 901 students
  • Country Meadows Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8409 N. 111th Ave.
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623)412-5200

    Grades: PK-8 | 1,115 student
  • Coyote Hills Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 57%
    Rank: Top 30%
    21180 North 87th Avenue
    Peoria, AZ 85382
    (623)412-5225

    Grades: K-8 | 853 students
  • Desert Harbor Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 30%
    15585 N. 91st Avenue
    Peoria, AZ 85382
    (623)486-6200

    Grades: PK-8 | 816 students
  • Desert Palms Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    11441 N. 55th Avenue
    Glendale, AZ 85304
    (623)412-4600

    Grades: PK-8 | 525 students
  • Desert Valley Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Top 50%
    12901 N. 63rd Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85304
    (623)412-4750

    Grades: PK-8 | 546 students
  • Foothills Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    15808 N 63rd Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85306
    (623)486-6000

    Grades: PK-8 | 656 students
  • Frontier Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 30%
    21258 N. 81st Avenue
    Peoria, AZ 85382
    (623)412-4900

    Grades: PK-8 | 965 students
  • Heritage School Math: 33% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5312 W Mountain View
    Glendale, AZ 85302
    (623)412-4525

    Grades: K-8 | 558 students
  • Ira A Murphy Math: 38% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7231 W North Lane
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623)412-4475

    Grades: PK-8 | 478 students
  • Ironwood High School Math: 62% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 30%
    6051 W. Sweetwater Ave.
    Glendale, AZ 85304
    (623)486-6400

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,974 student
  • Kachina Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5304 W. Crocus Drive
    Glendale, AZ 85306
    (623)412-4500

    Grades: K-8 | 437 students
  • Lake Pleasant Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    31501 N. Westland Road
    Peoria, AZ 85383
    (623)773-6575

    Grades: PK-8 | 713 students
  • Liberty High School Math: 67% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 30%
    9621 W. Speckled Gecko Drive
    Peoria, AZ 85383
    (623)773-6525

    Grades: 7-12 | 2,185 students
  • Marshall Ranch Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 50%
    12995 N Marshall Ranch Dr
    Glendale, AZ 85304
    (623)486-6450

    Grades: PK-8 | 773 students
  • Oakwood Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Top 20%
    12900 N 71st Ave
    Peoria, AZ 85381
    (623)412-4725

    Grades: K-8 | 1,000 student
  • Oasis Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 57%
    Rank: Top 30%
    7841 W Sweetwater
    Peoria, AZ 85381
    (623)486-6000

    Grades: PK-8 | 782 students
  • Parkridge Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 20%
    9970 W. Beardsley Road
    Peoria, AZ 85382
    (623)486-6000

    Grades: PK-8 | 925 students
  • Paseo Verde Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 30%
    7880 W Greenway Rd
    Peoria, AZ 85381
    (623)412-5075

    Grades: PK-8 | 826 students
  • Peoria Ecampus Math: 75-79% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    6625 W. Cholla
    Peoria, AZ 85380
    (623)486-6105

    Grades: K-12 | 9 students
  • Peoria Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    11501 N 79th Ave
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623)412-4450

    Grades: PK-8 | 576 students
  • Peoria Flex Academy Alternative School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7565 W. Peoria Avenue Ste. A
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623)486-6000

    Grades: 8-12 | 79 students
  • Peoria High School Math: 49% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Top 50%
    11200 N 83rd Ave
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623)486-6300

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,483 student
  • Peoria Traditional School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 10%
    10851 W. Williams Rd
    Sun City, AZ 85373
    (623)412-5350

    Grades: K-8 | 249 students
  • Pioneer Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Top 50%
    6315 W Port Au Prince
    Glendale, AZ 85306
    (623)412-4550

    Grades: PK-8 | 455 students
  • Raymond S. Kellis Math: 48% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8990 W. Orangewood
    Glendale, AZ 85305
    (623)486-6000

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,881 student
  • Sahuaro Ranch Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    10401 N 63rd Ave.
    Glendale, AZ 85302
    (623)412-4775

    Grades: K-8 | 598 students
  • Santa Fe Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Top 50%
    9880 N 77th Ave
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623)486-6000

    Grades: PK-8 | 834 students
  • Show 8 more public schools in Peoria Unified School District (out of 43 total schools)
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