5000 W Whitten St
Chandler, AZ 85226
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Kyrene De La Paloma School serves 408 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kyrene De La Paloma School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (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 16:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 408 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Kyrene De La Paloma School's student population of 408 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
408 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Kyrene De La Paloma 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 Kyrene De La Paloma School is 0.65, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#346 out of 2120 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
5%
5%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
31%
46%
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Black
5%
6%
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White
50%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
Labor Day Holiday/School Closed
September 05, 2022 (Monday)
Fall Break
October 03, 2022 (Monday)
Fall Break/School Closed
October 03, 2022 (Monday)
Staff Dev Day - Schools Closed
October 10, 2022 (Monday)
Staff Development Day/School Closed
October 10, 2022 (Monday)
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 408 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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