Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School

3535 W Dunlap Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School serves 499 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Imagine Cortez Park 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 499 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School's student population of 499 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
499 students
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School Rankings

Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School is 0.66, which is more 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1441 out of 1854 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
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17:1
American Indian
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5%
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Asian
28%
3%
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Hispanic
50%
47%
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Black
11%
6%
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White
7%
35%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School's ranking?
Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School is ranked #1441 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School often compared to?
Imagine Cortez Park Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Abraham Lincoln Traditional School, Alta Vista Elementary School, Sahuaro Ranch Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
8% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School?
499 students attend Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School students are Hispanic, 28% of students are Asian, 11% of students are Black, 7% of students are White, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What grades does Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School offer ?
Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School part of?
Imagine Cortez Park Elementary School is part of Pathfinder Charter School Foundation (79024) School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 499 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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