Educational Opportunity Center

3834 W. 16th Street

Yuma, AZ 85364

Tel: (928)329-0990
  • Educational Opportunity Center serves 89 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 40%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Educational Opportunity Center placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 61%.
  • Educational Opportunity Center operates within the Yuma Private Industry Council Inc. School District.
  • Yuma Private Industry Council Inc. School District's 30-34% graduation rate is lower than the Arizona state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • Educational Opportunity Center's student population of 89 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students89 students
Gender %Educational Opportunity Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by GradeEducational Opportunity Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Educational Opportunity Center is ranked within the top 30% of all 1842 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The diversity score of Educational Opportunity Center is 0.24, 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)<50%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
40%
Student : Teacher Ration/a20:1
Hispanic
87%
45%
Black
3%
5%
White
8%
39%
Hawaiian
2%
n/a
All Ethnic GroupsEducational Opportunity Center All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.240.42
Graduation Rate30-34%
80%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Educational Opportunity Center is Yuma Private Industry Council Inc. School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 603 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Yuma Private Industry Council Inc. School District's student population of 89 students has decreased by 20% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 30-34% has increased from 20-29% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,393 is higher than the state average of $7,180. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $6,509 is less than the state average of $6,852. The district spending/student has declined by 27% over four school years.
    School District NameYuma Private Industry Council Inc. School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    1
    1
    Number of Students Managed89345
    Yuma Private Industry Council Inc. School District Students Managed (1998-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
    39%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
    40%
    District Graduation Rate30-34%
    80%
    District Total Revenue$1 MM$3 MM
    District Spending$729,000$2 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,393$7,180
    District Spending / Student$6,509$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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