Arrowhead Elementary School

  • Arrowhead Elementary School serves 411 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 23% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Arrowhead Elementary School's student population of 411 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students411 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arrowhead Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arrowhead Elementary School is 0.43, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1392 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:119:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
73%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
20%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.430.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParadise Valley Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Arrowhead Elementary School is Pvonline (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)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix Benchmark School Charter School
    Grades: K-6 | 426 students
    0.4 miles
    4120 E. Acoma Dr.
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)765-3582
    0.4 K-6 426
  • Phoenix Indian Bend Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 553 students
    0.7 miles
    3633 E Thunderbird Road
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)449-3200
    0.7 PK-6 553
  • 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
    Grades: K-12 | 92 students
    0.8 miles
    15002 N. 32nd Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)499-2097
    0.8 K-12 92
  • Phoenix Whispering Wind Academy
    Grades: K-6 | 585 students
    0.8 miles
    15844 North 43rd Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)449-7300
    0.8 K-6 585

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