Boulder Creek Elementary School

  • Boulder Creek Elementary School serves 766 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 72% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 69% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Boulder Creek Elementary School's student population of 766 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students766 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Boulder Creek Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Boulder Creek Elementary School is 0.35, which is less 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#86 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Boulder Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Boulder Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Boulder Creek Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Boulder Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Boulder Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Boulder Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
80%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Boulder Creek Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Boulder Creek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.350.42
This chart display the diversity score of Boulder Creek Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Boulder Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Boulder Creek 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 NameParadise Valley Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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