Charles W. Harris School

2252 North 55th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85035
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Charles W. Harris School serves 1,192 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Charles W. Harris 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Charles W. Harris School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Charles W. Harris School's student population of 1,192 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students1,192 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

Charles W. Harris School is ranked within the bottom 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 Charles W. Harris School is 0.10, 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
#1919 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
95%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
2%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.100.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Charles W. Harris School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCartwright Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Charles W. Harris School is Maryvale High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cartwright School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Byron A. Barry School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix Byron A. Barry School
    Grades: PK-5 | 165 students
    0.6 miles
    2533 N. 60th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85035
    (623) 691-4000
    0.6 PK-5 165
  • Phoenix Cartwright School Math: 19% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 751 students
    0.7 miles
    2825 N. 59th Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85031
    (623) 691-4100
    0.7 K-8 751
  • Phoenix Frank Borman School Math: 23% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,094 student
    1.2 miles
    3637 N. 55th Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85033
    (623) 691-4000
    1.2 PK-8 1,094
  • Phoenix Joseph Zito Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 606 students
    1.2 miles
    4525 W. Encanto Blvd.
    Phoenix, AZ 85035
    (602) 442-2500
    1.2 K-5 606
  • Phoenix Maryvale High School Math: 32% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,856 students
    1.2 miles
    3415 N. 59th Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85033
    (602) 764-1100
    1.2 9-12 2,856

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