Barcelona Middle School

6130 N. 44th Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85301
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Barcelona Middle School serves 895 students in grades 4-8.
Barcelona 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (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 19% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Barcelona Middle School's student population of 895 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students895 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Barcelona Middle 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 Barcelona Middle School is 0.46, 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
#1904 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:119:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
72%
45%
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Black
13%
5%
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White
9%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.460.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlhambra Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Barcelona Middle School is Rcb Medical Arts Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Glenn F Burton School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Glendale Glenn F Burton School Math: 35% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 653 students
    0.4 miles
    4801 W Maryland Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85301
    (623) 237-4000
    0.4 K-8 653
  • Phoenix Rcb Medical Arts Academy Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 151 students
    0.6 miles
    6049 N. 43rd Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85019
    (602) 973-6018
    0.6 7-12 151
  • Phoenix Catalina Ventura School Math: 34% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,133 student
    0.7 miles
    6331 W. 39th Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85019
    (602) 841-7445
    0.7 K-8 1,133
  • Phoenix Glenview College Preparatory High School Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 315 students
    0.8 miles
    3802 W. Maryland Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85020
    (602) 953-2933
    0.8 9-12 315
  • Glendale Carol G. Peck Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 603 students
    0.9 miles
    5810 N. 49th Ave.
    Glendale, AZ 85301
    (623) 842-3889
    0.9 K-3 603

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