Combs Traditional Academy

37327 N Gantzel Rd
San Tan Valley, AZ 85140
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Combs Traditional Academy serves 266 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Combs Traditional Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Combs Traditional Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Combs Traditional Academy's student population of 266 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students266 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Combs Traditional Academy is ranked within the top 30% 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 Combs Traditional Academy is 0.64, 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
#486 out of 2111 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
31%
45%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
51%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.640.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJ O Combs Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Combs Traditional Academy is Cavit - Poston Butte High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is J. O. Combs Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ellsworth Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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