21258 N. 81st Avenue
Peoria, AZ 85382
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Frontier Elementary School serves 965 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Frontier Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Frontier Elementary School's student population of 965 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
965 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Frontier Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Frontier Elementary School is 0.44, 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 Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#613 out of 2120 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
17%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
73%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 965 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.44 (Btm 50%)

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