Gateway Pointe Elementary School

  • Gateway Pointe Elementary School serves 767 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 58% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Gateway Pointe Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Gateway Pointe Elementary School's student population of 767 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students767 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gateway Pointe Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gateway Pointe Elementary School is 0.60, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#392 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gateway Pointe 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
22%
45%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
59%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gateway Pointe Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.600.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHigley Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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