Yuma Elementary School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 18 public schools serving 8,424 students in Yuma Elementary School District. Yuma Elementary School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
The top ranked public schools in Yuma Elementary School District are Sunrise Elementary School, Alice Byrne Elementary School and Desert Mesa Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Yuma Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameYuma Elementary School District
School District Websitehttp://www.yuma.org/
School District Phone Number(928) 502-4352
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AZ)
# of Schools18 Schools2,390 Schools
# of Students8,424 Students1,116,872 Students
# of Teachers403 Teachers47,820 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1

District Comparison

Yuma Elementary School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 638 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#317 out of 645 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Yuma Elementary   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Yuma 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Yuma 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 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.430.65
# of American Indian Students102 Students62,110 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
6%
# of Asian Students68 Students31,992 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students6,048 Students502,818 Students
% Hispanic Students
72%
45%
# of Black Students144 Students59,304 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# of White Students1,954 Students422,082 Students
% White Students
23%
38%
# of Hawaiian Students16 Students4,016 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students92 Students34,430 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:14712,779
# of Students in Kindergarten:82180,852
# of Students in 1st Grade:87681,416
# of Students in 2nd Grade:85382,143
# of Students in 3rd Grade:93185,797
# of Students in 4th Grade:95888,901
# of Students in 5th Grade:92389,580
# of Students in 6th Grade:91588,334
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,02887,229
# of Students in 8th Grade:96486,896
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 86,155
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 84,123
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 78,388
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 83,950
# of Ungraded Students:8329

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $6,363 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,250. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $7,276 is less than the state median of $9,802. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (AZ)
Total Revenue$54 MM$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Yuma Elementary   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$61 MM$3 MM
This chart display total spending of Yuma Elementary   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$6,363$10,250
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Yuma Elementary   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$7,276$9,802
This chart display average spending per public school student in Yuma Elementary   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Yuma Elementary School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Sunrise Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    9943 S. 28th Street
    Yuma, AZ 85367
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: PK-5 | 533 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Alice Byrne Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    811 W. 16th Street
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 782-9585

    Grades: PK-5 | 345 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Desert Mesa Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2350 S Avenue 7 1/2 E.
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: PK-5 | 725 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) 502-4300

    Grades: K-8 | 5 students
  • Rank: #55.
    James B Rolle School Math: 54% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2711 S. Engler Avenue
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: PK-6 | 626 students
  • Rank: #66.
    James D Price School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1010 Barranca Road Yuma Provi
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 329-4279

    Grades: PK-5 | 80 students
  • Rank: #77.
    C W Mcgraw Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2345 S Arizona Ave
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: PK-6 | 528 students
  • Rank: #88.
    O C Johnson School Math: 50% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1201 W. 12th Street
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 502-7900

    Grades: PK-5 | 446 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Palmcroft Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    901 Palmcroft Drive
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: PK-5 | 550 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Mary A Otondo Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2251 Otondo Drive
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: PK-5 | 758 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Ron Watson Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9851 E. 28th St.
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: 6-8 | 404 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Roosevelt School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    550 5th St
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: PK-5 | 265 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Castle Dome Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2353 S. Otondo Drive
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: 6-8 | 878 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    R Pete Woodard Junior High School Math: 22% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2250 8th Avenue
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: 6-8 | 672 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Gila Vista Junior High School Math: 20% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2245 S. Arizona Ave
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 782-5174

    Grades: 6-8 | 470 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Pecan Grove Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    600 S. 21st Avenue
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: PK-6 | 299 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    George Washington Carver Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1341 W. 5th Street
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 502-4352

    Grades: PK-6 | 426 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Fourth Avenue Junior High School Math: 19% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    450 S. 4th Avenue
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 783-2193

    Grades: 6-8 | 414 students
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