Desert Harbor Elementary School

15585 N. 91st Avenue
Peoria, AZ 85382
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Desert Harbor Elementary School serves 816 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Desert Harbor Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Desert Harbor Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Desert Harbor Elementary School's student population of 816 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students816 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Rankings

Desert Harbor Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Desert Harbor Elementary School is 0.54, 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 Testing Rank
#417 out of 2120 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
45%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
63%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.540.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Desert Harbor Elementary School is Centennial High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Paseo Verde Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Peoria Paseo Verde Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 826 students
    1.5 miles
    7880 W Greenway Rd
    Peoria, AZ 85381
    (623) 412-5075
    1.5 PK-8 826
  • Peoria Centennial High School Math: 64% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-12 | 1,879 student
    1.6 miles
    14388 N 79th Av
    Peoria, AZ 85381
    (623) 412-4400
    1.6 7-12 1,879
  • Peoria West-mec - Centennial High School Vocational School
    Math: 67% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12
    1.6 miles
    14388 N. 79th Ave.
    Peoria, AZ 85381
    (623) 873-1860
    1.6 9-12 n/a
  • Peoria Apache Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 709 students
    1.7 miles
    8633 W. John Cabot Road
    Peoria, AZ 85382
    (623) 412-4875
    1.7 PK-8 709
  • Peoria Rcb College Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 6 students
    1.7 miles
    7033 W. Catus Road
    Peoria, AZ 85381
    (623) 500-2853
    1.7 9-12 6

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