Cordova Elementary School

  • Cordova Elementary School serves 827 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cordova Elementary 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Cordova Elementary School's student population of 827 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students827 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cordova Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 20:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cordova Elementary School is 0.24, 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)#1405 out of 1897 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
87%
45%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
2%
38%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.240.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlhambra Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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