Larkspur Elementary School

2430 E Larkspur
Phoenix, AZ 85032
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Larkspur Elementary School serves 496 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Larkspur Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Larkspur Elementary School's student population of 496 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students496 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Rankings

Larkspur Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Larkspur Elementary School is 0.62, 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
#1606 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:118:1
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American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
49%
45%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
37%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.620.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParadise Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Larkspur Elementary School is Great Hearts Academies - North Phoenix Prep (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Great Hearts Academies - Archway North Phoenix (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix Great Hearts Academies - Archway North Phoenix Charter School
    Math: 62% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 811 students
    0.7 miles
    14100 N. 32nd St.
    Phoenix, AZ 85018
    (602) 996-4355
    0.7 K-6 811
  • Phoenix Great Hearts Academies - North Phoenix Prep Charter School
    Math: 68% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 7-12 | 395 students
    0.7 miles
    13613 N Cave Creek Rd. Buildin
    Phoenix, AZ 85018
    (602) 438-7045
    0.7 7-12 395
  • Phoenix Basis Phoenix Charter School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 5-12 | 787 students
    1.0 miles
    11850 N. 32nd St
    Phoenix, AZ 85028
    (602) 595-9870
    1 5-12 787
  • Phoenix Desert Cove Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 506 students
    1.0 miles
    11020 North 28th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85028
    (602) 449-3400
    1 PK-6 506
  • Phoenix Hidden Hills Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 453 students
    1.0 miles
    1919 East Sharon Drive
    Phoenix, AZ 85022
    (602) 449-3100
    1 PK-6 453

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