Jack Harmon Elementary School

39315 N. Cortona Drive
San Tan Valley, AZ 85140
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Jack Harmon Elementary School serves 565 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Jack Harmon 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (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 35% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Jack Harmon Elementary School's student population of 565 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students565 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Jack Harmon Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 diversity score of Jack Harmon Elementary School is 0.54, 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 Testing Rank
#1188 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
36%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
58%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.540.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJ O Combs Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jack Harmon Elementary School is Cavit - Poston Butte High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is J. O. Combs Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ellsworth Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Queen Creek Ellsworth Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 641 students
    0.6 miles
    38454 N. Carolina Ave
    Queen Creek, AZ 85240
    (480) 882-3520
    0.6 PK-6 641
  • Coolidge Cavit - Poston Butte High School Vocational School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    1.3 miles
    32375 North Gantzel Road
    Coolidge, AZ 85228
    (520) 423-1944
    1.3 9-12 n/a
  • San Tan Valley J. O. Combs Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 728 students
    1.3 miles
    37611 N. Pecan Creek Drive
    San Tan Valley, AZ 85140
    (480) 882-3510
    1.3 7-8 728
  • Florence Poston Butte High School Math: 36% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 1,365 student
    1.3 miles
    32375 North Gantzel Road
    Florence, AZ 85132
    (480) 474-6100
    1.3 7-12 1,365
  • San Tan Valley Combs Traditional Academy Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 266 students
    1.4 miles
    37327 N Gantzel Rd
    San Tan Valley, AZ 85140
    (480) 987-5320
    1.4 K-6 266

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