Lowell School

  • Lowell School serves 165 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Lowell School's student population of 165 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students165 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#999 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
66%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
31%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lowell School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.470.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBisbee Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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