Cholla Middle School

3120 W Cholla
Phoenix, AZ 85029
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Cholla Middle School serves 728 students in grades 6-8.
Cholla Middle 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 29% (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 35% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Cholla Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Cholla Middle School's student population of 728 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students728 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

Cholla Middle 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 Cholla Middle School is 0.67, which is more 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
#1388 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:119:1
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American Indian
4%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
49%
45%
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Black
11%
5%
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White
29%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.670.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashington Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cholla Middle School is Intelli-school - Metro Center (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Abraham Lincoln Traditional School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lakeview Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix Lakeview Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 533 students
    0.1 miles
    3040 West Yucca Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85029
    (602) 896-5800
    0.1 K-6 533
  • Phoenix Intelli-school - Metro Center Charter School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 118 students
    0.6 miles
    3327 W Peoria Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85021
    (602) 564-7300
    0.6 9-12 118
  • Phoenix Moon Valley High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,430 student
    0.7 miles
    3625 W Cactus Rd
    Phoenix, AZ 85029
    (623) 915-8000
    0.7 9-12 1,430
  • Phoenix West-mec - Moon Valley High School Vocational School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12
    0.7 miles
    3625 W. Cactus Rd.
    Phoenix, AZ 85029
    (623) 915-8000
    0.7 9-12 n/a
  • Phoenix Sahuaro School Math: 47% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 571 students
    0.9 miles
    12835 N 33rd Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85029
    (602) 896-6200
    0.9 PK-6 571

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