Lookout Mountain School

15 W Coral Gables Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85023
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Lookout Mountain School serves 883 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Lookout Mountain School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (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 62% (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 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 883 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Lookout Mountain School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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School Overview

Lookout Mountain School's student population of 883 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
883 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

Lookout Mountain School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Lookout Mountain 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
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#291 out of 1854 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
5%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
47%
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Black
5%
6%
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White
63%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
2%
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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 Lookout Mountain School's ranking?
Lookout Mountain School is ranked #291 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
48% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 62% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Lookout Mountain School?
883 students attend Lookout Mountain School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
63% of Lookout Mountain School students are White, 23% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lookout Mountain School?
Lookout Mountain School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Lookout Mountain School offer ?
Lookout Mountain School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Lookout Mountain School part of?
Lookout Mountain School is part of Washington Elementary School District (4260).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 883 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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