Challenger Elementary School

901 E Calle Mayer
Nogales, AZ 85621
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Challenger Elementary School serves 535 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Challenger 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 37% (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 38% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.

School Overview

Challenger Elementary School's student population of 535 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students535 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Rankings

Challenger 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 Challenger Elementary School is 0.00, 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
#1213 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
100%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
n/a
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Challenger Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Challenger Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score
0.000.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Challenger Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNogales Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Challenger Elementary School is Pinnacle Charter High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Aoc-santa Cruz County Juvenile Detention Center (1.2 miles away)
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