Snowflake Unified School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,527 students in Snowflake Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Arizona.
Public Schools in Snowflake Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 64% (versus the Arizona public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Snowflake Unified School District are Snowflake High School, Taylor Intermediate School and Highland Primary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Snowflake Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Snowflake Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arizona for:

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Snowflake Unified School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AZ)
# Schools
7 Schools
2,386 Schools
# Students
2,527 Students
1,116,381 Students
# Teachers
117 Teachers
47,814 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Snowflake Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 629 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#139 out of 640 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Snowflake Unified   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Snowflake 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Snowflake 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Snowflake Unified   School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.39
0.65
# American Indian Students
134 Students
62,104 Students
% American Indian Students
6%
6%
# Asian Students
3 Students
31,981 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
329 Students
502,441 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
45%
# Black Students
5 Students
59,274 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
1,952 Students
421,603 Students
% White Students
77%
38%
# Hawaiian Students
6 Students
4,015 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
98 Students
34,400 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
21
12,776
# Students in K Grade:
164
80,716
# Students in 1st Grade:
178
81,307
# Students in 2nd Grade:
189
82,040
# Students in 3rd Grade:
193
85,680
# Students in 4th Grade:
215
88,781
# Students in 5th Grade:
205
89,439
# Students in 6th Grade:
187
88,197
# Students in 7th Grade:
216
87,198
# Students in 8th Grade:
232
86,871
# Students in 9th Grade:
226
86,240
# Students in 10th Grade:
192
84,248
# Students in 11th Grade:
171
78,489
# Students in 12th Grade:
138
84,070
# Ungraded Students:
-
329

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $7,397 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,763. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $6,560 is less than the state median of $11,165. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue
$19 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Snowflake Unified   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$17 MM
$4 MM
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Revenue / Student
$7,397
$11,763
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Snowflake Unified   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$6,560
$11,165
This chart display average spending per public school student in Snowflake Unified   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Snowflake Unified School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Snowflake High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
190 South 2nd West
Snowflake, AZ 85937
(928) 536-4156
Grades: 9-12
| 727 students
Rank: #22.
Taylor Intermediate School
Math: 66% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
207 North 500 West
Snowflake, AZ 85937
(928) 536-4156
Grades: 4-6
| 198 students
Rank: #33.
Highland Primary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
361 West 7th South
Snowflake, AZ 85937
(928) 536-4156
Grades: K-3
| 453 students
Rank: #44.
Snowflake Intermediate School
Math: 63% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
62 West 2nd South
Snowflake, AZ 85937
(928) 536-4156
Grades: 4-6
| 409 students
Rank: #55.
Snowflake Junior High School
Math: 61% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1380 South Main Street
Snowflake, AZ 85937
(928) 536-4156
Grades: 6-9
| 448 students
Rank: #66.
Taylor Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
29 South 300 East
Snowflake, AZ 85937
(928) 536-2161
Grades: K-3
| 271 students
Snowflake Preschool
682 School Bus Lane
Snowflake, AZ 85937
(928) 536-4156
Grades: PK
| 21 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,527 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 1% in AZ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.39

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