Foothills Academy (Closed 2018)

7191 East Ashler Hills Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85266
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
5.00 (1 review)
Foothills Academy served 282 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Foothills Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 70-74% (which was higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 65-69% (which was higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment was 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Foothills Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students282 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#385 out of 2120 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
70-74%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
65-69%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
88%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.220.65
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
80-89%
78%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFoothills Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Foothills Academy is Foothills Academy Connected (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Black Mountain Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Scottsdale Foothills Academy Connected Charter School
    Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 16 students
    0.1 miles
    7191 E. Ashler Hills Dr.
    Scottsdale, AZ 85266
    (480) 488-5583
    0.1 7-12 16
  • Cave Creek The Learning Center Developmental Preschool
    Grades: PK | 42 students
    1.6 miles
    33016 N 60th Street
    Cave Creek, AZ 85327
    (480) 575-2013
    1.6 PK 42
  • Cave Creek Black Mountain Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 470 students
    1.8 miles
    33606 N. 60th St
    Cave Creek, AZ 85327
    (480) 575-2000
    1.8 K-6 470
  • Cave Creek Cactus Shadows High School Math: 68% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,819 student
    1.8 miles
    5802 E. Dove Valley Rd.
    Cave Creek, AZ 85327
    (480) 575-2000
    1.8 8-12 1,819
  • Scottsdale Bella Vista Academy Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 11 students
    2.0 miles
    33401 N. 56th Street
    Scottsdale, AZ 85255
    (480) 575-6001
    2 6-8 11
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