Cotton Boll School

  • Cotton Boll School serves 901 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (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 37% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cotton Boll 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 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Cotton Boll School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Cotton Boll School's student population of 901 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students901 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cotton Boll 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 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cotton Boll School is 0.61, 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)#1034 out of 1897 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
52%
45%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
34%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.610.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeoria Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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