Gadsden Elementary School

  • Gadsden Elementary School serves 569 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 19% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Gadsden Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 20:1.

School Overview

  • Gadsden Elementary School's student population of 569 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students569 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Gadsden Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Gadsden Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Gadsden Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,842 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gadsden Elementary School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gadsden Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gadsden Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio30:120:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Gadsden Elementary School and the average student teacher ratio of Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Gadsden Elementary School and percentage of American Indian students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
100%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gadsden Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gadsden Elementary School and the percentage of Black students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
n/a
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gadsden Elementary School and the percentage of White students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gadsden Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Scoren/a0.42
This chart display the diversity score of Gadsden Elementary School and the average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gadsden Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
92%
11%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gadsden Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGadsden Elementary School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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