Indian Bend Elementary School

  • Indian Bend Elementary School serves 525 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Indian Bend Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Indian Bend Elementary School's student population of 525 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students525 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Indian Bend Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Indian Bend Elementary School is 0.53, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1041 out of 2111 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
62%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
29%
38%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.530.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParadise Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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