Frontier Elementary School

21258 N 81st Ave
Peoria, AZ 85382
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 947 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Frontier Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% 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: 947 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • : Top 30% in AZ
  • : 45% (Top 30%)
  • : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Frontier Elementary School's student population of 947 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
947 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Frontier Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Frontier Elementary School is 0.50, 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)
#544 out of 1854 schools
(Top 30%)
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45%
32%
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48%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
5%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
22%
47%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
67%
35%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
5%
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 Frontier Elementary School's ranking?
Frontier Elementary School is ranked #544 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Frontier Elementary School often compared to?
Frontier Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Zuni Hills Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 48% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Frontier Elementary School?
947 students attend Frontier Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
67% of Frontier Elementary School students are White, 22% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Frontier Elementary School?
Frontier Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Frontier Elementary School offer ?
Frontier Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Frontier Elementary School part of?
Frontier Elementary School is part of Peoria Unified School District (4237).

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Last Day of School
May 23, 2024 (Thursday)
Last Day Of School!
May 23, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 947 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 45% (Top 30%)
  • : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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