410 W. Fir Avenue
Douglas, AZ 85608
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Faras Elementary School serves 148 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Faras Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 148 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Faras Elementary School's student population of 148 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
148 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

Faras Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Faras Elementary School is 0.02, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1168 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Faras 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
5%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
99%
46%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
1%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.02
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average).

How many students attend Faras Elementary School?

148 students attend Faras Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

99% of Faras Elementary School students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are White.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Faras Elementary School?

Faras Elementary School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.

What grades does Faras Elementary School offer ?

Faras Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 148 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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