Arroyo Elementary School

  • Arroyo Elementary School serves 599 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the AZ average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Arroyo Elementary School operates within the Washington Elementary School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 599 students has grown by 53% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 599 students
Gender %
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 20:1
American Indian
2%
5%
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
48%
45%
Black
5%
5%
White
41%
40%
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.60 0.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
34%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%

District Comparison

  • Washington Elementary School District's student population of 23,247 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,968 is higher than the state average of $8,166. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,085 is less than the state average of $8,440. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Washington Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
1
Number of Students Managed 23,247 325
District Total Revenue $233 MM $3 MM
District Spending $189 MM $3 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,968 $8,166
District Spending / Student $8,085 $8,440
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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