Heritage Elementary School

  • Heritage Elementary School serves 846 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is equal to the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Heritage Elementary School's student population of 846 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students846 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#808 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Heritage 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 Ration/a19:1
American Indian
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Heritage Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
48%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
20%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
22%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heritage Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.680.42
This chart display the diversity score of Heritage Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHeritage Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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    2.7 miles
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    Grades: PK-6 | 936 students
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