Bernard Black Elementary School

  • Bernard Black Elementary School serves 826 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 17% (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 22% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Bernard Black Elementary School's student population of 826 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students826 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bernard Black Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bernard Black Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. 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#1570 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
58%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bernard Black Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
32%
5%
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White
6%
38%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bernard Black Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.560.42
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bernard Black Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
99%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bernard Black Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoosevelt Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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  4.50 out of 5  (4 reviews)
5  
I think is a good school but need more teachers so they have small groups of students
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Great use of technology
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5  
I would love to see a head start program for 4 yrs old kids is it possible.
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5  
They are working hard to turn this school around. The teachers and office staff are welcoming and encouraging .
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