Continental Elementary School

  • Continental Elementary School serves 545 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Continental Elementary School's student population of 545 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Continental Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Continental Elementary School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#744 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
52%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
43%
38%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Continental Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.550.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameContinental Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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