Heritage School

  • Heritage School serves 595 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Heritage School's student population of 595 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students595 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Heritage School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Heritage School is 0.64, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#875 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
44%
45%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
41%
38%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heritage School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.640.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeoria Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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