Augustus H. Shaw Montessori

2301 North 13th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85034
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Augustus H. Shaw Montessori serves 390 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Augustus H. Shaw Montessori placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Augustus H. Shaw Montessori ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Augustus H. Shaw Montessori's student population of 390 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
390 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Augustus H. Shaw Montessori is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Augustus H. Shaw Montessori is 0.65, which is equal to 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 Data
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State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#385 out of 2120 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
48%
45%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
34%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 390 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65 (Top 10%)

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