Kyrene De La Mariposa School

50 E Knox Rd
Tempe, AZ 85284
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Kyrene De La Mariposa School serves 474 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kyrene De La Mariposa 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 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 474 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Kyrene De La Mariposa School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Kyrene De La Mariposa School's student population of 474 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
474 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Kyrene De La Mariposa School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Kyrene De La Mariposa School is 0.76, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#599 out of 1854 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
6%
5%
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Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
30%
47%
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Black
10%
6%
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White
36%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.76
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
7%
9%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kyrene De La Mariposa School's ranking?
Kyrene De La Mariposa School is ranked #599 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Kyrene De La Mariposa School?
474 students attend Kyrene De La Mariposa School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
36% of Kyrene De La Mariposa School students are White, 30% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Two or more races, 10% of students are Black, 7% of students are Asian, and 6% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kyrene De La Mariposa School?
Kyrene De La Mariposa School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Kyrene De La Mariposa School offer ?
Kyrene De La Mariposa School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Kyrene De La Mariposa School part of?
Kyrene De La Mariposa School is part of Kyrene Elementary District (4267) School District.

School Calendar

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Date
Spring Break - Students
March 11, 2024 (Monday)
Last Day of School for Students
May 23, 2024 (Thursday)
Last Day for Teachers
May 24, 2024 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 474 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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