Washington Elementary School District (4260) School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 32 public schools serving 20,511 students in Washington Elementary School District (4260) 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 Washington Elementary School District (4260) School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Washington Elementary School District (4260) School District are Lookout Mountain School, Abraham Lincoln Traditional School and Acacia Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Washington Elementary School District (4260) School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Washington Elementary School District (4260) 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
Washington Elementary School District (4260) School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 08
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AZ)
# Schools
32 Schools
2,431 Schools
# Students
20,511 Students
1,105,127 Students
# Teachers
1,311 Teachers
50,385 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Washington Elementary School District (4260) School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 620 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
#379 out of 640 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Washington Elementary School District (4260)  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Washington Elementary School District (4260)  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)
35%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington Elementary School District (4260)  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
0.63
0.65
# American Indian Students
706 Students
56,359 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
5%
# Asian Students
555 Students
33,411 Students
% Asian Students
3%
3%
# Hispanic Students
11,189 Students
510,323 Students
% Hispanic Students
55%
46%
# Black Students
2,096 Students
60,194 Students
% Black Students
10%
6%
# White Students
5,036 Students
396,726 Students
% White Students
25%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
40 Students
4,106 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
889 Students
39,875 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
328
13,398
# Students in K Grade:
1,829
72,680
# Students in 1st Grade:
2,165
80,096
# Students in 2nd Grade:
2,145
79,517
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2,185
80,064
# Students in 4th Grade:
2,182
80,790
# Students in 5th Grade:
2,251
81,983
# Students in 6th Grade:
2,441
85,726
# Students in 7th Grade:
2,503
89,649
# Students in 8th Grade:
2,427
89,960
# 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:
55
353

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,442 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,881. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,485 is higher than the state median of $10,480. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue
$214 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Washington Elementary School District (4260)  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$215 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Washington Elementary School District (4260)  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,442
$10,881
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Washington Elementary School District (4260)  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
$10,485
$10,480
This chart display average spending per public school student in Washington Elementary School District (4260)  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 Washington Elementary School District (4260) School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lookout Mountain School
Math: 66% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
15 W Coral Gables Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85023
(602) 896-5800
Grades: PK-6
| 963 students
Rank: #22.
Abraham Lincoln Traditional School
Math: 67% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10444 N 39th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
(602) 896-6300
Grades: PK-8
| 600 students
Rank: #33.
Acacia Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3021 W Evans Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85053
(602) 896-5000
Grades: K-6
| 781 students
Rank: #44.
Sahuaro School
Math: 48% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
12835 N 33rd Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85029
(602) 896-6200
Grades: PK-6
| 535 students
Rank: #55.
Ironwood Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
14850 N 39th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85053
(602) 896-5600
Grades: PK-6
| 456 students
Rank: #66.
Tumbleweed Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4001 W Laurel Ln
Phoenix, AZ 85029
(602) 896-6600
Grades: PK-6
| 443 students
Rank: #77.
Chaparral Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3808 W Joan De Arc Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85029
(602) 896-5300
Grades: PK-6
| 456 students
Rank: #88.
Sunburst School
Math: 42% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
14218 N 47th Ave
Glendale, AZ 85306
(602) 896-6400
Grades: PK-6
| 584 students
Rank: #99.
Lakeview Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3040 W Yucca St
Phoenix, AZ 85029
(602) 896-5800
Grades: K-6
| 510 students
Rank: #1010.
Sweetwater School
Math: 44% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4602 W Sweetwater Ave
Glendale, AZ 85304
(602) 896-6500
Grades: K-8
| 482 students
Rank: #1111.
Manzanita Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
8430 N 39th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
(602) 348-2200
Grades: PK-6
| 674 students
Rank: #1212.
Mountain Sky Middle School
Math: 40% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
16225 N 7th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85023
(602) 896-6100
Grades: 7-8
| 823 students
Rank: #1313.
Roadrunner Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7702 N 39th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
(602) 347-3100
Grades: PK-6
| 712 students
Rank: #1414.
John Jacobs Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
14421 N 23rd Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85023
(602) 896-5700
Grades: PK-6
| 504 students
Rank: #1515.
Moon Mountain School
Math: 34% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
13425 N 19th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85029
(602) 896-6000
Grades: PK-6
| 528 students
Rank: #1616.
Sunset School
Math: 33% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4626 W Mountain View Rd
Glendale, AZ 85302
(602) 347-3300
Grades: PK-6
| 515 students
Rank: #1717.
Arroyo Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4535 W Cholla St
Glendale, AZ 85304
(602) 896-5100
Grades: K-8
| 505 students
Rank: #1818.
Desert View Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8621 N 3rd St
Phoenix, AZ 85020
(602) 347-4000
Grades: PK-6
| 376 students
Rank: #1919.
Desert Foothills Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3333 W Banff Ln
Phoenix, AZ 85053
(602) 896-5500
Grades: 7-8
| 717 students
Rank: #2020.
Cholla Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3120 W Cholla St
Phoenix, AZ 85029
(602) 896-5400
Grades: 5-8
| 674 students
Rank: #2121.
Ocotillo School
Math: 31% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3225 W Ocotillo Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85017
(602) 347-2400
Grades: K-6
| 689 students
Rank: #2222.
Richard E Miller School
Math: 28% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2021 W Alice Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85021
(602) 347-3000
Grades: K-5
| 448 students
Rank: #2323.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
8033 N 27th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
(602) 347-3400
Grades: PK-6
| 715 students
Rank: #2424.
Cactus Wren Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
9650 N 39th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
(602) 347-2100
Grades: K-6
| 396 students
Rank: #2525.
Sunnyslope Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
245 E Mountain View Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85020
(602) 347-4300
Grades: K-8
| 728 students
Rank: #2626.
Royal Palm Middle School
Math: 28% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
8520 N 19th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85021
(602) 347-3200
Grades: 5-8
| 606 students
Rank: #2727.
Shaw Butte School
Math: 25% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
12202 N 21st Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85029
(602) 347-4200
Grades: PK-6
| 746 students
Rank: #2828.
Palo Verde Middle School
Math: 26% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
7502 N 39th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
(602) 347-2500
Grades: 7-8
| 1,001 students
Rank: #2929.
Maryland Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6503 N 21st Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85015
(602) 347-2300
Grades: PK-8
| 639 students
Rank: #3030.
Orangewood School
Math: 20% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
7337 N 19th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85021
(602) 347-2900
Grades: PK-8
| 901 students
Rank: #3131.
Alta Vista Elementary School
Math: 21% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
8710 N 31st Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
(602) 347-2000
Grades: K-6
| 611 students
Rank: #3232.
Mountain View Elementary School
Math: 17% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
801 W Peoria Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85029
(602) 347-4100
Grades: PK-8
| 1,193 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Washington Elementary School District
  • 4650 W SWEETWATER AVE, GLENDALE, AZ, 85304-1505
  • (602) 347-2600
  • wesdschools.org
  • Grades: PK - 08
  • Students: 20,511 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63

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