Kyrene Akimel A-al Middle School

2720 East Liberty Lane
Phoenix, AZ 85048
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Kyrene Akimel A-al Middle School serves 1,013 students in grades 6-8.
Kyrene Akimel A-al Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (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 53% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Kyrene Akimel A-al Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Kyrene Akimel A-al Middle School's student population of 1,013 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,013 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Rankings

Kyrene Akimel A-al Middle School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Kyrene Akimel A-al Middle School is 0.69, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#809 out of 2120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
22%
45%
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Black
14%
5%
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White
49%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.690.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKyrene Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kyrene Akimel A-al Middle School is Desert Vista High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Keystone Montessori Charter School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kyrene De La Estrella Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix Kyrene De La Estrella Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 456 students
    0.1 miles
    2620 E. Liberty Lane
    Phoenix, AZ 85048
    (480) 541-1000
    0.1 PK-5 456
  • Phoenix Desert Vista High School Math: 75% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,978 students
    0.7 miles
    16440 S 32nd St
    Phoenix, AZ 85048
    (480) 839-0292
    0.7 9-12 2,978
  • Phoenix Kyrene De Los Lagos School Alternative School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 466 students
    0.9 miles
    17001 S 34th Way
    Phoenix, AZ 85048
    (480) 541-3200
    0.9 PK-5 466
  • Phoenix Kyrene Monte Vista School Math: 84% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 651 students
    1.1 miles
    15221 S Ray Rd
    Phoenix, AZ 85048
    (480) 541-4400
    1.1 PK-5 651
  • Phoenix Mission Heights Preparatory High School Charter School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 297 students
    1.8 miles
    1376 East Cottonwood Lane
    Phoenix, AZ 85020
    (520) 836-9383
    1.8 9-12 297

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