Mesa Verde Elementary School

  • Mesa Verde Elementary School serves 366 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mesa Verde Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Mesa Verde Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Mesa Verde Elementary School's student population of 366 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students366 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mesa Verde Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mesa Verde Elementary School is 0.53, 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#376 out of 2111 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
34%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
60%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.530.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmphitheater Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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