Kayenta Elementary School

  • Kayenta Elementary School serves 595 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (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 22% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Kayenta Elementary School's student population of 595 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students595 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kayenta Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kayenta Elementary School is 0.04, 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#1712 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:119:1
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American Indian
98%
6%
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Hispanic
n/a
45%
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White
2%
38%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kayenta Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.040.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKayenta Unified # 27 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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