Desert Valley School

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Desert Valley School serves 454 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Desert Valley 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (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 27% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Desert Valley School's student population of 454 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students454 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Desert Valley School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Desert Valley School is 0.55, 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
#1512 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
55%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
39%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.550.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Desert Valley School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBullhead City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Desert Valley School is Mohave High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bullhead City Junior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Coyote Canyon School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bullhead City Coyote Canyon School
    Grades: PK-5 | 489 students
    0.4 miles
    1820 Lakeside Drive
    Bullhead City, AZ 86442
    (928) 758-4909
    0.4 PK-5 489
  • Bullhead City Bullhead City Junior High School Math: 23% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 436 students
    0.5 miles
    1062 Hancock Road
    Bullhead City, AZ 86442
    (928) 758-3961
    0.5 5-8 436
  • Bullhead City Mohave High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,152 student
    0.8 miles
    2251 Highway 95
    Bullhead City, AZ 86442
    (928) 758-3961
    0.8 9-12 1,152
  • Bullhead City Wave - Mohave High School Vocational School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    0.8 miles
    2251 Highway 95
    Bullhead City, AZ 86442
    (928) 758-3916
    0.8 9-12 n/a
  • Bullhead City Mohave Accelerated Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 402 students
    0.9 miles
    625 Marina Blvd.
    Bullhead City, AZ 86442
    (928) 704-9345
    0.9 K-5 402

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