Echo Canyon K-8

4330 N 62nd St
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Echo Canyon K-8 serves 328 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Echo Canyon K-8 placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 328 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Echo Canyon K-8 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Echo Canyon K-8's student population of 328 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
328 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Echo Canyon K-8 is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Echo Canyon K-8 is 0.62, 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
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#744 out of 1854 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
17:1
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American Indian
3%
5%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
47%
47%
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Black
6%
6%
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White
40%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
10%
9%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Echo Canyon K-8's ranking?
Echo Canyon K-8 is ranked #744 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Echo Canyon K-8 often compared to?
Echo Canyon K-8is often viewed alongside schools like Navajo Elementary School, Kiva Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
28% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 42% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Echo Canyon K-8?
328 students attend Echo Canyon K-8.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
47% of Echo Canyon K-8 students are Hispanic, 40% of students are White, 6% of students are Black, 3% of students are American Indian, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Echo Canyon K-8?
Echo Canyon K-8 has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Echo Canyon K-8 offer ?
Echo Canyon K-8 offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Echo Canyon K-8 part of?

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Date
Spring Break
March 11, 2024 (Monday)
Last Day Student Classes - Early Release (All Grades Pre-K-12)
May 23, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 328 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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