C W Mcgraw Elementary School

2345 S Arizona Ave
Yuma, AZ 85364
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
C W Mcgraw Elementary School serves 528 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
C W Mcgraw Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

C W Mcgraw Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

C W Mcgraw Elementary School's student population of 528 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students528 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

C W Mcgraw Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 C W Mcgraw Elementary School is 0.29, 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
#863 out of 2111 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
84%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
10%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.290.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYuma Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to C W Mcgraw Elementary School is Stedy- Vista High School Satellite (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Gila Vista Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yuma Gila Vista Junior High School Math: 20% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 470 students
    0.2 miles
    2245 S. Arizona Ave
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 782-5174
    0.2 6-8 470
  • Yuma Desert View Academy Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 789 students
    0.4 miles
    2363 South Kennedy Lane
    Yuma, AZ 85366
    (928) 317-3113
    0.4 K-6 789
  • Yuma Stedy- Vista High School Satellite Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.4 miles
    2350 South Virginia Drive
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 373-1182
    0.4 9-12 n/a
  • Yuma Vista Alternative School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 132 students
    0.4 miles
    2350 Virginia Drive
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 502-4600
    0.4 9-12 132
  • Phoenix Amerischools Academy - Yuma Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 162 students
    0.5 miles
    2098 S. 3rd Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85018
    (602) 354-4299
    0.5 K-8 162

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