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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Sanders Unified School District serving 499 students in Sanders, Arizona.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Arizona state average of 62%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 19:1.

Sanders Unified School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Sanders Sanders Elementary School
    I-40 And Hwy. 191 S
    Sanders, AZ 86512
    (928)688-4700

    Grades: PK-7 | 282 students
  • Sanders Valley High School
    I 40 And Us 191
    Sanders, AZ 86512
    (928)688-4200

    Grades: 9-12 | 217 students

Overview

School District NameSanders Unified School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students499 students
# of Teachers47 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
# of Male Students237 students
% Male Students
47%
# of Female Students262 students
% Female Students
53%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.08
# of American Indian Students479 students
% American Indian Students
96%
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students8 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Studentsn/a
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students6 students
% White Students
1%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students6 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5
# of Students in Kindergarten:47
# of Students in 1st Grade:41
# of Students in 2nd Grade:45
# of Students in 3rd Grade:35
# of Students in 4th Grade:53
# of Students in 5th Grade:56
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade:51
# of Students in 10th Grade:49
# of Students in 11th Grade:52
# of Students in 12th Grade:65
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Sanders Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 603 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 70-74% has increased from 65-69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sanders 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 Rate70-74%
78%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $19,351 is higher than the state average of $6,786. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,639 is higher than the state average of $6,477. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
Total Revenue$15 MM$3 MM
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Spending$12 MM$2 MM
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Revenue / Student$19,351$6,786
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Spending / Student$15,639$6,477
This chart display average spending per public school student in Sanders Unified School District and average spending per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Sanders Unified School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.08, which is lower than the Arizona average of 0.42. The most diverse school in the district is Sanders Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arizona or national school diversity statistics.