Kiva Elementary School

6911 East Mcdonald Drive
Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Kiva Elementary School serves 455 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Kiva Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (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 65% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Kiva Elementary School's student population of 455 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students455 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Rankings

Kiva Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Kiva Elementary School is 0.43, 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
#258 out of 2120 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
45%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
74%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.430.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameScottsdale Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kiva Elementary School is Saguaro High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Montessori Academy (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Paradise Valley Montessori Academy Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 158 students
    0.6 miles
    6050 N. Invergordon
    Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
    (480) 945-1121
    0.6 K-8 158
  • Scottsdale Saguaro High School Math: 65% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,233 student
    1.6 miles
    6250 N. 82nd Street
    Scottsdale, AZ 85250
    (480) 484-6100
    1.6 9-12 1,233
  • Scottsdale Pueblo Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-6 | 504 students
    1.7 miles
    6320 N. 82nd Street
    Scottsdale, AZ 85250
    (480) 484-6100
    1.7 PK-6 504
  • Scottsdale Echo Canyon K-8 Math: 37% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 403 students
    1.9 miles
    4330 N. 62nd Street
    Scottsdale, AZ 85251
    (480) 484-6100
    1.9 PK-8 403
  • Scottsdale Mohave Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 853 students
    2.2 miles
    8490 E Jackrabbit Road
    Scottsdale, AZ 85250
    (480) 484-6100
    2.2 6-8 853

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