Yuma Elementary District (4499) School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 19 public schools serving 8,466 students in Yuma Elementary District (4499) 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 Yuma Elementary District (4499) School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Yuma Elementary District (4499) School District are Alice Byrne Elementary School, James D Price School and Desert Mesa Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Yuma Elementary District (4499) 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

Yuma Elementary District (4499) 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%)

Overview

School District Name
Yuma Elementary District (4499) 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
19 Schools
2,431 Schools
# Students
8,466 Students
1,105,127 Students
# Teachers
419 Teachers
50,385 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Yuma Elementary District (4499) 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
#371 out of 640 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Yuma Elementary District (4499)  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 Yuma Elementary District (4499)  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)
36%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Yuma Elementary District (4499)  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
0.39
0.65
# American Indian Students
82 Students
56,359 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
5%
# Asian Students
46 Students
33,411 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
6,413 Students
510,323 Students
% Hispanic Students
76%
46%
# Black Students
139 Students
60,194 Students
% Black Students
2%
6%
# White Students
1,648 Students
396,726 Students
% White Students
19%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
13 Students
4,106 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
125 Students
39,875 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
158
13,398
# Students in K Grade:
826
72,680
# Students in 1st Grade:
908
80,096
# Students in 2nd Grade:
911
79,517
# Students in 3rd Grade:
899
80,064
# Students in 4th Grade:
909
80,790
# Students in 5th Grade:
879
81,983
# Students in 6th Grade:
953
85,726
# Students in 7th Grade:
989
89,649
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,024
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:
10
353

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $7,923 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,881. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $7,406 is less than the state median of $10,480. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue
$67 MM
$4 MM
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Spending
$63 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Yuma Elementary District (4499)  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
$7,923
$10,881
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Yuma Elementary District (4499)  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
$7,406
$10,480
This chart display average spending per public school student in Yuma Elementary District (4499)  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 Yuma Elementary District (4499) School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Alice Byrne Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
811 W 16th St
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-7500
Grades: PK-5
| 308 students
Rank: #22.
James D Price School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1010 Barranca Road Yuma Provi
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928) 502-7730
Grades: PK-5
| 63 students
Rank: #33.
Desert Mesa Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2350 S Avenue 7 1/2 E
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928) 502-8600
Grades: PK-5
| 689 students
Rank: #44.
Yuma District One Digital Learning Academy
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
450 W 6th St
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-4394
Grades: K-8
| 41 students
Rank: #55.
C W Mcgraw Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2345 S Arizona Ave
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-7700
Grades: PK-6
| 513 students
Rank: #66.
O C Johnson School
Math: 50% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1201 W 12th St
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-7900
Grades: PK-5
| 407 students
Rank: #77.
Sunrise Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
9943 S. 28th Street
Yuma, AZ 85367
(928) 502-8800
Grades: PK-5
| 596 students
Rank: #88.
James B Rolle School
Math: 48% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2711 S Engler Ave
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928) 502-8200
Grades: PK-6
| 529 students
Rank: #99.
Mary A Otondo Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2251 S Otondo Dr
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928) 502-8500
Grades: PK-5
| 652 students
Rank: #1010.
Palmcroft Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
901 W Palmcroft Dr
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-8000
Grades: PK-5
| 488 students
Rank: #1111.
Ron Watson Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
9851 E 28th St
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928) 502-7400
Grades: 6-8
| 515 students
Rank: #1212.
Roosevelt School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
550 W 5th St
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-8150
Grades: PK-5
| 237 students
Rank: #1313.
Castle Dome Middle School
Math: 28% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2353 S Otondo Dr
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928) 502-7300
Grades: 6-8
| 846 students
Rank: #1414.
George Washington Carver Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1341 W 5th St
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-7600
Grades: PK-6
| 316 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Pecan Grove Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
600 S 21st Ave
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-8051
Grades: PK-6
| 284 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
R Pete Woodard Jr High School
Math: 27% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2250 S 8th Ave
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-7200
Grades: 6-8
| 651 students
Rank: #1717.
Gila Vista Jr High School
Math: 23% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2245 S Arizona Ave
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-7100
Grades: 6-8
| 526 students
Rank: #1818.
Fourth Avenue Junior High School
Math: 11% | Reading: 14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
450 S 4th Ave
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-7000
Grades: 6-8
| 415 students
Rank: n/an/a
5777 E 45th Place
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-4300
Grades: PK-5
| 390 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Yuma Elementary District
  • 4th Ave and 6th St, Yuma, AZ, 85364
  • (928) 502-4352
  • yuma.org
  • Grades: PK - 08
  • Students: 8,466 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.39

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