Mary L Welty Elementary School

1050 W Cimarron St
Nogales, AZ 85621
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Mary L Welty Elementary School serves 382 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Mary L Welty Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Mary L Welty Elementary School's student population of 382 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students382 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Rankings

Mary L Welty Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Mary L Welty Elementary School is 0.04, 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
#633 out of 2120 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
98%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
1%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.040.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNogales 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 Mary L Welty Elementary School is Pvhs Aoi Program (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is A J Mitchell Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nogales Pvhs Aoi Program
    Grades: 7-12
    1.2 miles
    451 N Arroyo Blvd
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520) 287-0918
    1.2 7-12 n/a
  • Nogales A J Mitchell Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 406 students
    1.3 miles
    855 N Bautista St
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520) 287-0840
    1.3 K-5 406
  • Nogales Pierson Vocational High School Vocational School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 121 students
    1.3 miles
    451 N. Arroyo Blvd
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520) 287-0800
    1.3 9-12 121
  • Nogales Mexicayotl Charter School Charter School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-8 | 161 students
    1.4 miles
    2059 N. Grand Ave
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520) 287-6790
    1.4 K-8 161
  • Nogales Nogales High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,814 student
    1.6 miles
    1905 Apache Blvd
    Nogales, AZ 85621
    (520) 377-2021
    1.6 9-12 1,814

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