Elvira Elementary School

  • Elvira Elementary School serves 652 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Elvira Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Elvira Elementary School's student population of 652 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students652 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elvira Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Elvira Elementary School is 0.12, 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#934 out of 2111 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elvira Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
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American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Elvira Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2000-01 school year data.
Hispanic
94%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Elvira Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Elvira Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
2%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elvira Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.120.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elvira Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSunnyside Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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