Butterfield Elementary School

43800 West Honeycutt Road
Maricopa, AZ 85138
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Butterfield Elementary School serves 765 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Butterfield Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 59%.

Top Placements

Butterfield Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Butterfield Elementary School's student population of 765 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students765 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Butterfield Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,842 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Butterfield Elementary School is 0.69, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#702 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:120:1
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American Indian
4%
4%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
41%
44%
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Black
13%
5%
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White
36%
41%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.690.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
11%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaricopa Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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