Cottonwood Education Services

301 N Willard St
Cottonwood, AZ 86326
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Cottonwood Education Services serves 26 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 26 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Cottonwood Education Services's student population of 26 students has declined by 94% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 84% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
26 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Cottonwood Education Services is 0.50, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
24%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
31%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cottonwood Education Services and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
54%
47%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cottonwood Education Services and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
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White
46%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cottonwood Education Services and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
100%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cottonwood Education Services and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Cottonwood Education Services often compared to?
Cottonwood Education Servicesis often viewed alongside schools like Clarkdale-jerome Elementary School, Mountain View Preparatory School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average), while 31% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% AZ state average).
How many students attend Cottonwood Education Services?
26 students attend Cottonwood Education Services.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
54% of Cottonwood Education Services students are Hispanic, and 46% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cottonwood Education Services?
Cottonwood Education Services has a student ration of 7:1, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Cottonwood Education Services offer ?
Cottonwood Education Services offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12
What school district is Cottonwood Education Services part of?
Cottonwood Education Services is part of Cottonwood-Oak Creek Elementary District (4487) School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 26 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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