Arrowhead Elementary School

3820 E Nisbet
Phoenix, AZ 85032
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Arrowhead Elementary School serves 356 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Arrowhead Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Arrowhead Elementary School's student population of 356 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students356 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Arrowhead Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Arrowhead Elementary School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1393 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:119:1
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American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
73%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
18%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.440.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParadise Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Arrowhead Elementary School is Polaris High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Prospect School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Benchmark School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix Benchmark School Charter School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-6 | 405 students
    0.4 miles
    4120 E. Acoma Dr.
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602) 765-3582
    0.4 K-6 405
  • Phoenix Indian Bend Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 525 students
    0.7 miles
    3633 E Thunderbird Road
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602) 449-3200
    0.7 PK-6 525
  • Phoenix Polaris High School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.8 miles
    15002 North 32nd Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602) 449-2300
    0.8 9-12 n/a
  • Phoenix Prospect School Alternative School
    Grades: 7-8
    0.8 miles
    15002 N. 32nd Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602) 449-2300
    0.8 7-8 n/a
  • Phoenix Pvonline Math: 50-54% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 85 students
    0.8 miles
    15002 N. 32nd Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602) 499-2097
    0.8 K-12 85

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