Lone Mountain Elementary School

5250 E. Montgomery Rd.
Cave Creek, AZ 85327
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Lone Mountain Elementary School serves 524 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Lone Mountain Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Lone Mountain Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Lone Mountain Elementary School's student population of 524 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students524 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Lone Mountain Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lone Mountain Elementary School is 0.29, 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
#62 out of 2111 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
84%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.290.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCave Creek 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 Lone Mountain Elementary School is Cactus Shadows High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Desert Willow Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cave Creek Desert Willow Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 626 students
    1.2 miles
    4322 E Desert Willow Parkway
    Cave Creek, AZ 85327
    (480) 575-2000
    1.2 K-6 626
  • Cave Creek Cactus Shadows High School Math: 69% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,819 student
    1.7 miles
    5802 E. Dove Valley Rd.
    Cave Creek, AZ 85327
    (480) 575-2000
    1.7 8-12 1,819
  • Scottsdale Bella Vista Academy Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 11 students
    1.8 miles
    33401 N. 56th Street
    Scottsdale, AZ 85255
    (480) 575-6001
    1.8 6-8 11
  • Cave Creek The Learning Center Developmental Preschool
    Grades: PK | 42 students
    1.8 miles
    33016 N 60th Street
    Cave Creek, AZ 85327
    (480) 575-2013
    1.8 PK 42
  • Cave Creek Horseshoe Trails Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-6 | 651 students
    2.1 miles
    5405 E. Pinnacle Vista Drive
    Cave Creek, AZ 85327
    (480) 575-2000
    2.1 K-6 651

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