Cesar E Chavez Community School

4001 S 3rd St
Phoenix, AZ 85040
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 424 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Cesar E Chavez Community School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 4% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 35%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 13% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 424 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • : 4% (Btm 50%)
  • : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Cesar E Chavez Community School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Cesar E Chavez Community School's student population of 424 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 131% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
424 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
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School Rankings

Cesar E Chavez Community School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,956 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Cesar E Chavez Community School is 0.08, 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.
This School
State Level (AZ)
#1921 out of 1956 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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4%
35%
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13%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
17:1
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American Indian
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5%
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Asian
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3%
Hispanic
96%
47%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
1%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.08
This chart display the diversity score of Cesar E Chavez Community School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cesar E Chavez Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cesar E Chavez Community School's ranking?
Cesar E Chavez Community School is ranked #1921 out of 1,956 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Cesar E Chavez Community School often compared to?
Cesar E Chavez Community Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Irene Lopez School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
4% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 35% AZ state average), while 13% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% AZ state average).
How many students attend Cesar E Chavez Community School?
424 students attend Cesar E Chavez Community School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Cesar E Chavez Community School students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cesar E Chavez Community School?
Cesar E Chavez Community School has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Cesar E Chavez Community School offer ?
Cesar E Chavez Community School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Cesar E Chavez Community School part of?
Cesar E Chavez Community School is part of Roosevelt Elementary District (4279) School District.
In what neighborhood is Cesar E Chavez Community School located?
Cesar E Chavez Community School is located in the South Mountain Village neighborhood of Phoenix, AZ. There are 45 other public schools located in South Mountain Village.

School Calendar

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Date
First Day of School
August 05, 2024 (Monday)
Fall Break
October 07, 2024 (Monday)
Spring Break
March 10, 2025 (Monday)
Last Day of School - Early Dismissal
May 23, 2025 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 424 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 4% (Btm 50%)
  • : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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