Cottonwood Day School

  • Cottonwood Day School serves 221 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cottonwood Day 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.

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School Overview

  • Cottonwood Day School's student population of 221 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students221 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Cottonwood Day School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 147 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Cottonwood Day School is 0.00, 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)#80 out of 147 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
100%
6%
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Diversity Score0.000.65
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cottonwood Day School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCottonwood Day School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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  4.40 out of 5  (5 reviews)
2  
I'm really disappointed with this school. I transferred my child because of the inconsistency of my childs assignment. When my child turn in her assignment, the teacher would misplace it or loses it. Then my child would have to repeat the same assignment. What is going on?
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5  
this school is a great school....but one thing the native american indian club to go by there rules for the princess pageants...a runner-up cant keep the for her slef for another year..memebers of NAC needs to follow the rules and listen to the rules.
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5  
Cottonwood is a good school to got to. You get to learn a lot more to get ready for high school. I miss this school a lot I wish I could go back but im in high school.
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My daughter and I really like this school. the staffs and the students are always nice to one another. it's the best school that my daughter as ever been to.
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I miss Cottonwood Day school so much it was like my home. I wish I could go back but now I'm in high school.
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