Melvin E Sine School

  • Melvin E Sine School serves 688 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (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 15% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Melvin E Sine School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Melvin E Sine School's student population of 688 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students688 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Melvin E Sine School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,897 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Melvin E Sine School is 0.57, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1729 out of 1897 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:119:1
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American Indian
4%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
63%
45%
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Black
12%
5%
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White
16%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.570.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGlendale Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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