Tempe School District (4258) School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 22 public schools serving 11,027 students in Tempe School District (4258) School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
Public Schools in Tempe School District (4258) School District have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Tempe School District (4258) School District are Ward Traditional Academy, Fuller Elementary School and Broadmor Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Tempe School District (4258) School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Tempe School District (4258) School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arizona for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Tempe School District (4258) School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AZ)
# Schools
22 Schools
2,430 Schools
# Students
11,027 Students
1,105,078 Students
# Teachers
719 Teachers
50,385 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Tempe School District (4258) School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 619 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#346 out of 640 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Tempe School District (4258)  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tempe School District (4258)  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)
39%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tempe School District (4258)  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.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.67
0.65
# American Indian Students
764 Students
56,359 Students
% American Indian Students
7%
5%
# Asian Students
232 Students
33,411 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# Hispanic Students
5,774 Students
510,314 Students
% Hispanic Students
52%
46%
# Black Students
1,395 Students
60,194 Students
% Black Students
13%
6%
# White Students
2,136 Students
396,691 Students
% White Students
19%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
175 Students
4,104 Students
% Hawaiian Students
2%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
551 Students
39,872 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
153
13,398
# Students in K Grade:
1,142
72,680
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,323
80,088
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,251
79,512
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,217
80,053
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,225
80,782
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,200
81,975
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,160
85,725
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,211
89,645
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,124
89,956
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
90,012
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
88,405
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
83,059
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
89,435
# Ungraded Students:
21
353

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,310 is higher than the state median of $10,926. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,011 is higher than the state median of $10,526. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$125 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Tempe School District (4258)  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$121 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Tempe School District (4258)  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,310
$10,926
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tempe School District (4258)  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,011
$10,526
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tempe School District (4258)  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Tempe School District (4258) School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ward Traditional Academy
Math: 65% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1965 E Hermosa Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 491-8871
Grades: K-8
| 401 students
Rank: #22.
Fuller Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1975 E Cornell Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 897-6228
Grades: K-5
| 567 students
Rank: #33.
Broadmor Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
311 E Aepli Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 967-6599
Grades: K-5
| 580 students
Rank: #44.
Hudson Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1325 E Malibu Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 897-6608
Grades: K-5
| 427 students
Rank: #55.
Rover Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1300 E Watson Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 897-7122
Grades: PK-8
| 421 students
Rank: #66.
Meyer Montessori
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2615 S Dorsey Ln
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 584-6339
Grades: PK-6
| 106 students
Rank: #77.
Mckemy Academy Of International? Studies
Math: 37% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2250 S College Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 459-5048
Grades: 6-8
| 327 students
Rank: #88.
Arredondo Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1330 E Carson Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 897-2744
Grades: PK-5
| 437 students
Rank: #99.
Scales Technology Academy
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1115 W 5th St
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 929-9909
Grades: PK-5
| 481 students
Rank: #1010.
Carminati School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4001 S Mcallister Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 784-4484
Grades: PK-5
| 373 students
Rank: #1111.
Curry Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1974 E Meadow Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 967-8336
Grades: K-5
| 489 students
Rank: #1212.
Nevitt Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4525 E Saint Anne Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85042
(602) 431-6640
Grades: PK-5
| 718 students
Rank: #1313.
Connolly Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2002 E Concorda Dr
Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 967-8933
Grades: 6-8
| 1,088 students
Rank: #1414.
Wood School
Math: 32% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
727 W Cornell Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 838-0711
Grades: PK-5
| 460 students
Rank: #1515.
Laird Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1500 N Scovel St
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 941-2440
Grades: PK-8
| 496 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Aguilar School
Math: 33% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5800 S Forest Ave
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 897-2544
Grades: PK-5
| 450 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Frank Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8409 S Avenida Del Yaqui
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 897-6202
Grades: PK-5
| 473 students
Rank: #1818.
Holdeman Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1326 W 18th St
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 966-9934
Grades: PK-5
| 395 students
Rank: #1919.
Flora Thew Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2130 E Howe Ave
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 894-5574
Grades: PK-5
| 466 students
Rank: #2020.
Fees College Preparatory Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1600 E Watson Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 897-6063
Grades: 6-8
| 920 students
Rank: #2121.
Gililland Middle School
Math: 15% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1025 S Beck Ave
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 966-7114
Grades: 6-8
| 838 students
Rank: n/an/a
Getz School
Special Education School
625 W Cornell Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 897-6233
Grades: PK-8
| 114 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Tempe School District (4258) School District
  • 3205 S RURAL RD, TEMPE, AZ, 85282-3853
  • (480) 730-7100
  • tempeschools.org
  • Students: 11,027 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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