Copper Canyon Elementary School

  • Copper Canyon Elementary School serves 635 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (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 79% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Copper Canyon Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Copper Canyon Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Copper Canyon Elementary School's student population of 635 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students635 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Copper Canyon Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,897 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Copper Canyon Elementary School is 0.53, 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 School Rank (16-17)#66 out of 1897 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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Asian
18%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
65%
38%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score0.530.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParadise Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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