Laveen Elementary School

4141 W Mcneil St
Laveen, AZ 85339
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Laveen Elementary School serves 786 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Laveen 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 786 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Laveen Elementary School's student population of 786 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 260% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
786 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

Laveen Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Laveen Elementary School is 0.55, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1120 out of 1854 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
2%
5%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
64%
47%
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Black
19%
6%
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White
10%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
4%
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 Laveen Elementary School's ranking?
Laveen Elementary School is ranked #1120 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Laveen Elementary School?
786 students attend Laveen Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Laveen Elementary School students are Hispanic, 19% of students are Black, 10% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Laveen Elementary School?
Laveen Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Laveen Elementary School offer ?
Laveen Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Laveen Elementary School part of?
Laveen Elementary School is part of Laveen Elementary District (4276) School District.

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 786 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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