Avondale Middle School

  • Avondale Middle School serves 432 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (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.
  • Avondale Middle 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Avondale Middle School's student population of 432 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Avondale Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,897 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Avondale Middle 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1489 out of 1897 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:119:1
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Hispanic
73%
45%
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Black
19%
5%
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White
7%
38%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Avondale Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.430.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAvondale Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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