5405 E. Pinnacle Vista Drive
Cave Creek, AZ 85327
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Horseshoe Trails Elementary School serves 651 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Horseshoe Trails Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Horseshoe Trails Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Horseshoe Trails Elementary School's student population of 651 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
651 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Calendar

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Date
First Day of School
August 01, 2022 (Monday)
No School//Fall Break
October 03, 2022 (Monday)
No School//Thanksgiving Break
November 23, 2022 (Wednesday)
No School//Spring Break
March 13, 2023 (Monday)
Last Day of School
May 18, 2023 (Thursday)

School Rankings

Horseshoe Trails Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Horseshoe Trails Elementary School is 0.32, 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#36 out of 2120 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Horseshoe Trails 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
18:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Horseshoe Trails Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
82%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Horseshoe Trails Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
14%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Horseshoe Trails Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 651 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 84% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.32 (Btm 50%)

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