Desert View Elementary School

1508 N. 10th Avenue

San Luis, AZ 85349
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (928)627-6540
  • Desert View Elementary School serves 799 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 28% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 40%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Desert View Elementary 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 20:1.
  • Desert View Elementary School operates within the Gadsden Elementary School District.

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School Overview

  • Desert View Elementary School's student population of 799 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students799 students
Gender %Desert View Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Students by GradeDesert View Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Desert View Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1842 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Desert View Elementary School is 0.00, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
40%
Student : Teacher Ratio27:120:1
Hispanic
100%
45%
All Ethnic GroupsDesert View Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Scoren/a0.42
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
33%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
96%
11%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Desert View Elementary School is Gadsden Elementary School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 603 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Gadsden Elementary School District's student population of 5,327 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $6,747 in this district is less than the state average of $7,180. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $6,216 is less than the state average of $6,852. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four school years.
    School District NameGadsden Elementary School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    9
    1
    Number of Students Managed5,327345
    Gadsden Elementary School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    26%
    39%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    24%
    40%
    District Total Revenue$35 MM$3 MM
    District Spending$32 MM$2 MM
    District Revenue / Student$6,747$7,180
    District Spending / Student$6,216$6,852
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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