Frontier Elementary School (Closed 2012)

1000 East Frontier St
Payson, AZ 85541
  • Frontier Elementary School served 325 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 80-84% (which was higher than the Arizona state average of 62%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 85-89% (which was higher than the Arizona state average of 77%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students325 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Frontier Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Frontier 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Frontier Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Frontier Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Frontier Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Frontier Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
22%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Frontier Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Frontier Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
68%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Frontier Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Frontier Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.490.65
This chart display the diversity score of Frontier Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Frontier Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Frontier Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePayson Unified School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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