Countryside Elementary School

  • Countryside Elementary School serves 812 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (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 39% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) 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 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Countryside Elementary School's student population of 812 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students812 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Countryside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Countryside Elementary School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#709 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Countryside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Countryside Elementary School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
30%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Countryside Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Countryside Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
55%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Countryside Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Countryside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.600.42
This chart display the diversity score of Countryside Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Countryside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Countryside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDysart Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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The teachers in this school are by far the worse teachers that I have ever delt with in anyother Dysart school. Their attitudes are very poor when dealing with not only their students but the parents as well. I have even thought about moving, just so my kids would no longer have to attend Countryside Elementry School.
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