Continental Elementary School serves 649 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Continental Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: Prekindergarten-8
- Enrollment: 649 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
- Minority Enrollment: 56%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 50% in AZ
- Math Proficiency: 35% (Top 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 42% (Top 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education
Continental Elementary School's student population of 649 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Continental Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Continental Elementary School is 0.57, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#663 out of 1854 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Continental Elementary School's ranking?
Continental Elementary School is ranked #663 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Continental Elementary School often compared to?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 42% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Continental Elementary School?
649 students attend Continental Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
49% of Continental Elementary School students are Hispanic, 44% of students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Continental Elementary School?
Continental Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is equal to the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Continental Elementary School offer ?
Continental Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Continental Elementary School part of?
Continental Elementary School is part of Continental Elementary District (4416) School District.
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