Mary A Otondo Elementary School

  • Mary A Otondo Elementary School serves 758 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is equal to the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mary A Otondo Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Mary A Otondo Elementary School's student population of 758 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students758 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mary A Otondo Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Mary A Otondo Elementary School is 0.52, 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#1006 out of 2111 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
59%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
37%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.520.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYuma Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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