Maxine O Bush Elementary School

602 E Siesta Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85042
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 283 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Maxine O Bush Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 35%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 283 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • : 6% (Btm 50%)
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Maxine O Bush Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Maxine O Bush Elementary School's student population of 283 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 85% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
283 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Maxine O Bush Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,956 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Maxine O Bush Elementary School is 0.39, 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.
This School
State Level (AZ)
#1832 out of 1956 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Maxine O Bush Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
6%
35%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Maxine O Bush Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
17%
40%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maxine O Bush Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
6-9%
24%
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
17:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Maxine O Bush Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
2%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Maxine O Bush Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Maxine O Bush Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
76%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Maxine O Bush Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
18%
6%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Maxine O Bush Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
2%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Maxine O Bush Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Maxine O Bush Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Arizona.
0.39
This chart displays the diversity score of Maxine O Bush Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Maxine O Bush Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
2%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maxine O Bush Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Maxine O Bush Elementary School's ranking?
Maxine O Bush Elementary School is ranked #1832 out of 1,956 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Maxine O Bush Elementary School often compared to?
Maxine O Bush Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like John F Kennedy Elementary School, The Paideia Of South Phoenix, John R Davis School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 35% AZ state average), while 17% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% AZ state average).
How many students attend Maxine O Bush Elementary School?
283 students attend Maxine O Bush Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Maxine O Bush Elementary School students are Hispanic, 18% of students are Black, 2% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are White, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Maxine O Bush Elementary School?
Maxine O Bush Elementary School has a student ration of 7:1, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Maxine O Bush Elementary School offer ?
Maxine O Bush Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Maxine O Bush Elementary School part of?
Maxine O Bush Elementary School is part of Roosevelt Elementary District (4279) School District.
In what neighborhood is Maxine O Bush Elementary School located?
Maxine O Bush Elementary School is located in the South Mountain Village neighborhood of Phoenix, AZ. There are 45 other public schools located in South Mountain Village.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day of School
August 05, 2024 (Monday)
Fall Break
October 07, 2024 (Monday)
Spring Break
March 10, 2025 (Monday)
Last Day of School - Early Dismissal
May 23, 2025 (Friday)

School Reviews

2   12/13/2010
really bad school can wait for the year to be over so i can change my kids to another school.
- Posted by Parent - florg

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 283 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 6% (Btm 50%)
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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