Tolleson Elementary District (4264) School District

9401 W Garfield St
Tolleson, AZ 85353-1606
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Tolleson Elementary District (4264) School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arizona for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,867 students in Tolleson Elementary District (4264) School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
Public Schools in Tolleson Elementary District (4264) School District have an average math proficiency score of 11% (versus the Arizona public school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 23% (versus the 39% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AZ)
# Schools
5 Schools
2,474 Schools
# Students
2,867 Students
1,138,681 Students
# Teachers
150 Teachers
50,915 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Tolleson Elementary District (4264) School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 602 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#484 out of 610 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Tolleson Elementary District (4264)  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tolleson Elementary District (4264)  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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tolleson Elementary District (4264)  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 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.32
0.65
# American Indian Students
33 Students
55,502 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
5%
# Asian Students
33 Students
34,069 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
2,349 Students
531,904 Students
% Hispanic Students
82%
47%
# Black Students
279 Students
63,785 Students
% Black Students
10%
6%
# White Students
116 Students
404,765 Students
% White Students
4%
35%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
4,238 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
53 Students
44,324 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
118
16,629
# Students in K Grade:
293
80,037
# Students in 1st Grade:
309
79,753
# Students in 2nd Grade:
311
82,851
# Students in 3rd Grade:
281
82,816
# Students in 4th Grade:
276
82,687
# Students in 5th Grade:
291
83,739
# Students in 6th Grade:
300
84,560
# Students in 7th Grade:
336
88,467
# Students in 8th Grade:
349
92,012
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
94,964
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
90,488
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
86,306
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
92,939
# Ungraded Students:
3
433

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,698 is higher than the state median of $11,274. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,420 is higher than the state median of $11,177. The school district spending/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue
$36 MM
$12,837 MM
This chart display total revenue of Tolleson Elementary District (4264)  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$33 MM
$12,727 MM
This chart display total spending of Tolleson Elementary District (4264)  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,698
$11,274
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tolleson Elementary District (4264)  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,420
$11,177
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tolleson Elementary District (4264)  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Tolleson Elementary District (4264) School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Arizona Desert Elementary School
Math: 17% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8803 W Van Buren St
Tolleson, AZ 85353
(623) 907-5260
Grades: PK-8
| 654 students
Rank: #22.
Porfirio H. Gonzales Elementary School
Math: 13% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
9401 W Garfield St
Tolleson, AZ 85353
(623) 907-5181
Grades: PK-8
| 793 students
Rank: #33.
Desert Oasis Elementary School
Math: 9% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
8802 W Mcdowell Rd
Tolleson, AZ 85353
(623) 533-3901
Grades: PK-8
| 671 students
Rank: #44.
Sheely Farms Elementary School
Math: 6% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
9450 W Encanto Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85037
(623) 907-5270
Grades: PK-8
| 634 students
Rank: n/an/a
9261 West Van Buren Street
Tolleson, AZ 85353
(623) 533-3900
Grades: K-8
| 115 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Tolleson Elementary District (4264) School District?
Tolleson Elementary District (4264) School District manages 5 public schools serving 2,867 students.
What is the rank of Tolleson Elementary District (4264) School District?
Tolleson Elementary District (4264) School District is ranked #478 out of 602 school districts in Arizona (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Arizona school districts for: Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Tolleson Elementary District (4264) School District?
82% of Tolleson Elementary District (4264) School District students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Black, 4% of students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Tolleson Elementary District (4264) School District?
Tolleson Elementary District (4264) School District has a student/teacher ratio of 19:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 18:1.
What is Tolleson Elementary District (4264) School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $11,420 is higher than the state median of $11,177. The school district spending/student has declined by 7% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-08
  • Enrollment: 2,867 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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