Phoenix Elementary School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 14 public schools in Phoenix Elementary School District, serving 6,485 students.
  • Public school in Phoenix Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
  • The top ranked public schools in Phoenix Elementary School District are Magnet Traditional School, Augustus H. Shaw Montessori and Capitol Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more 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 NamePhoenix Elementary School District
School District Websitehttp://www.phxschools.org
School District Phone Number(602)257-3790
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
# of Schools14 Schools2,380 Schools
# of Students6,485 Students1,117,458 Students
# of Teachers357 Teachers47,820 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1

District Comparison

  • Phoenix Elementary School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 641 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Phoenix 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Phoenix 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 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.350.65
# of American Indian Students169 Students62,127 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
6%
# of Asian Students69 Students32,009 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students5,206 Students502,895 Students
% Hispanic Students
80%
45%
# of Black Students547 Students59,348 Students
% Black Students
8%
5%
# of White Students369 Students422,489 Students
% White Students
6%
38%
# of Hawaiian Students11 Students4,017 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students114 Students34,453 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:22812,779
# of Students in Kindergarten:64780,903
# of Students in 1st Grade:66981,467
# of Students in 2nd Grade:66282,195
# of Students in 3rd Grade:72785,836
# of Students in 4th Grade:77488,944
# of Students in 5th Grade:67989,621
# of Students in 6th Grade:71888,369
# of Students in 7th Grade:71187,282
# of Students in 8th Grade:66186,947
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 86,190
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 84,165
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 78,432
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 83,999
# of Ungraded Students:9329

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,829 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 $13,176 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$78 MM$3 MM
This chart display total revenue of Phoenix Elementary   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$95 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Phoenix Elementary   School District and average spending for each school distric in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,829$7,839
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Phoenix Elementary   School District and average revenue per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,176$7,481
This chart display average spending per public school student in Phoenix Elementary   School District and average spending per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Phoenix Elementary School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Augustus H. Shaw Montessori Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2301 North 13th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85034
    (602)257-3914

    Grades: PK-8 | 390 students
  • Capitol Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    330 N. 16th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85007
    (602)257-3835

    Grades: PK-8 | 557 students
  • Faith North Early Childhood Learning Center
    910 E. Washington
    Phoenix, AZ 85034
    (602)257-3790

    Grades: PK | 101 students
  • Garfield School Math: 16% | Reading: 17%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    811 N 13th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85006
    (602)257-3863

    Grades: PK-8 | 634 students
  • Kenilworth Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1210 N 5th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85003
    (602)257-3889

    Grades: PK-8 | 532 students
  • Lowell Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1121 South 3rd Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85003
    (602)257-3835

    Grades: PK-8 | 537 students
  • Magnet Traditional School Math: 62% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2602 North 23rd Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85009
    (602)257-6281

    Grades: K-8 | 471 students
  • Maie Bartlett Heard School Math: 24% | Reading: 25%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2301 W Thomas Rd
    Phoenix, AZ 85015
    (602)257-3880

    Grades: PK-8 | 535 students
  • Mary Mcleod Bethune School Math: 29% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1310 S. 15th Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85007
    (602)257-3830

    Grades: PK-8 | 406 students
  • Paul Dunbar Lawrence School Math: 20% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    707 W. Grant
    Phoenix, AZ 85006
    (602)257-3844

    Grades: PK-8 | 308 students
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    915 E Palm Lane
    Phoenix, AZ 85006
    (602)257-3853

    Grades: PK-8 | 416 students
  • Silvestre S Herrera School Math: 28% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1350 S. 11th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85034
    (602)257-3885

    Grades: PK-8 | 572 students
  • Thomas A Edison School Math: 21% | Reading: 15%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    804 N. 18th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85006
    (602)257-3867

    Grades: PK-8 | 618 students
  • Whittier Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2000 N. 16th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85006
    (602)257-3925

    Grades: PK-8 | 408 students
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