Washington Elementary School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 32 public schools in Washington Elementary School District, serving 22,615 students.
  • Public school in Washington Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Arizona public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 42% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
  • The top ranked public schools in Washington Elementary School District are Abraham Lincoln Traditional School, Lookout Mountain School and Acacia Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the Arizona public school average of 19:1.

Overview

School District NameWashington Elementary School District
School District Websitehttp://www.wesdschools.org/
School District Phone Number(602)347-2600
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
# of Schools32 Schools2,380 Schools
# of Students22,615 Students1,117,354 Students
# of Teachers1,389 Teachers47,820 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1

District Comparison

  • Washington Elementary 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 2016-2017 school year.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Washington Elementary   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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
42%
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 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.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.630.65
# of American Indian Students860 Students62,127 Students
% American Indian Students
4%
6%
# of Asian Students589 Students32,009 Students
% Asian Students
3%
3%
# of Hispanic Students12,119 Students502,895 Students
% Hispanic Students
53%
45%
# of Black Students2,050 Students59,348 Students
% Black Students
9%
5%
# of White Students6,094 Students422,489 Students
% White Students
27%
38%
# of Hawaiian Students52 Students4,017 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students851 Students34,453 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:21612,675
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,32080,903
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,42781,467
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,37082,195
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,57785,836
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,64588,944
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,69189,621
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,58288,369
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,33887,282
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,40886,947
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 86,190
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 84,165
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 78,432
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 83,999
# of Ungraded Students:41329

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,013 is higher than the state average of $7,839. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,483 is higher than the state average of $7,481. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
Total Revenue$206 MM$3 MM
This chart display total revenue of Washington Elementary   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$194 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Washington Elementary   School District and average spending for each school distric in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,013$7,839
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Washington Elementary   School District and average revenue per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,483$7,481
This chart display average spending per public school student in Washington Elementary   School District and average spending per public school student in AZ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Washington Elementary School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Abraham Lincoln Traditional School Math: 68% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 10%
    10444 N 39th Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85051
    (602)896-6300

    Grades: K-8 | 608 students
  • Acacia Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3021 W. Evans Dr.
    Phoenix, AZ 85053
    (602)896-5000

    Grades: K-6 | 868 students
  • Alta Vista Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8710 N 31st Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85051
    (602)347-2000

    Grades: K-6 | 748 students
  • Arroyo Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4535 W Cholla
    Glendale, AZ 85304
    (602)896-5100

    Grades: K-8 | 570 students
  • Cactus Wren Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Top 50%
    9650 N 39th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85051
    (602)347-2100

    Grades: K-6 | 506 students
  • Chaparral Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3808 W Joan D Arc
    Phoenix, AZ 85029
    (602)896-5300

    Grades: PK-6 | 542 students
  • Cholla Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 31%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3120 W Cholla
    Phoenix, AZ 85029
    (602)896-5400

    Grades: 6-8 | 728 students
  • Desert Foothills Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3333 W Banff
    Phoenix, AZ 85053
    (520)896-5500

    Grades: 7-8 | 672 students
  • Desert View Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8621 N. 3rd Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85020
    (602)347-4000

    Grades: PK-5 | 402 students
  • Ironwood Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Top 50%
    14850 N 39th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85053
    (602)896-5600

    Grades: PK-6 | 499 students
  • John Jacobs Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Top 50%
    14421 N 23rd Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85023
    (602)896-5700

    Grades: K-6 | 576 students
  • Lakeview Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3040 West Yucca Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85029
    (602)896-5800

    Grades: K-6 | 533 students
  • Lookout Mountain School Math: 59% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Top 20%
    15 W Coral Gables Dr
    Phoenix, AZ 85023
    (602)896-5900

    Grades: PK-6 | 970 students
  • Manzanita Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8430 N 39th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85051
    (602)347-2200

    Grades: PK-6 | 713 students
  • Maryland Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6503 N 21st Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85015
    (602)347-2300

    Grades: PK-8 | 827 students
  • Moon Mountain School Math: 32% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    13425 N 19th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85029
    (602)896-6000

    Grades: PK-6 | 666 students
  • Mountain Sky Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Top 50%
    16225 N 7th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85023
    (602)896-6100

    Grades: 7-8 | 748 students
  • Mountain View Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    801 W. Peoria Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85029
    (602)347-4100

    Grades: PK-8 | 1389 students
  • Ocotillo School Math: 28% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3225 W Ocotillo Rd
    Phoenix, AZ 85017
    (602)347-2400

    Grades: K-6 | 724 students
  • Orangewood School Math: 32% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7337 N. 19th Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85021
    (602)347-2900

    Grades: K-8 | 970 students
  • Palo Verde Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7502 N 39th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85051
    (602)347-2500

    Grades: 7-8 | 969 students
  • Richard E Miller School Math: 31% | Reading: 31%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2021 West Alice
    Phoenix, AZ 85021
    (602)347-3000

    Grades: K-5 | 539 students
  • Roadrunner Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7702 N. 39th Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85051
    (602)347-3100

    Grades: PK-6 | 786 students
  • Royal Palm Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8520 N 19th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85021
    (602)347-3200

    Grades: 5-8 | 695 students
  • Sahuaro School Math: 46% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Top 50%
    12835 N 33rd Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85029
    (602)896-6200

    Grades: PK-6 | 571 students
  • Shaw Butte School Math: 30% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    12202 N. 21st Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85029
    (602)347-4200

    Grades: PK-6 | 909 students
  • Sunburst School Math: 41% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    14218 N 47th Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85306
    (602)896-6400

    Grades: PK-6 | 641 students
  • Sunnyslope Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 25%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    240 E. Vogel Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85020
    (602)347-4300

    Grades: K-8 | 754 students
  • Sunset School Math: 41% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4626 W Mountain View Rd
    Glendale, AZ 85302
    (602)347-3300

    Grades: PK-6 | 593 students
  • Sweetwater School Math: 43% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4602 W Sweetwater
    Glendale, AZ 85304
    (602)896-6500

    Grades: K-8 | 537 students
  • Tumbleweed Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4001 W Laurel Ln
    Phoenix, AZ 85029
    (602)896-6600

    Grades: PK-6 | 463 students
  • Washington Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8033 N 27th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85051
    (602)347-3400

    Grades: PK-6 | 899 students
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