Mesa Verde Elementary School

  • Mesa Verde Elementary School serves 392 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 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%.

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School Overview

  • Mesa Verde Elementary School's student population of 392 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students392 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mesa Verde Elementary 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 0.52, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#543 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mesa Verde 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
35%
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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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mesa Verde Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.520.65
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmphitheater Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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