Capitol Elementary School

330 N. 16th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85007
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Capitol Elementary School serves 557 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Capitol Elementary 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Capitol Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Capitol Elementary School's student population of 557 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students557 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Rankings

Capitol Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Capitol Elementary School is 0.24, 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
#1458 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
87%
45%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
4%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.240.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhoenix Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Capitol Elementary School is Children First Leadership Academy (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mesa Children First Leadership Academy Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-9 | 225 students
    0.7 miles
    374 N. 6th Ave.
    Mesa, AZ 85204
    (480) 461-3200
    0.7 K-9 225
  • Phoenix Arizona Call-a-teen Center For Excellence Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 147 students
    0.8 miles
    649 North 6th Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85003
    (602) 252-6721
    0.8 9-12 147
  • Phoenix Franklin Police And Fire High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 319 students
    1.0 miles
    1645 West Mcdowell Road
    Phoenix, AZ 85007
    (602) 764-0200
    1 9-12 319
  • Phoenix Jail-maricopa County Sheriffs Office Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 10 students
    1.0 miles
    225 W. Washington
    Phoenix, AZ 85003
    (602) 256-5367
    1 9-12 10
  • Phoenix Paul Dunbar Lawrence School Math: 16% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 308 students
    1.0 miles
    707 W. Grant
    Phoenix, AZ 85006
    (602) 257-3844
    1 PK-8 308

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