Michael Anderson

  • Michael Anderson serves 869 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (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 24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Michael Anderson's student population of 869 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students869 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Michael Anderson's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Michael Anderson is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. 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#1356 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
90%
45%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
4%
38%
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Diversity Score0.190.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAvondale Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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    0.4 miles
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    (623)932-6561
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    Grades: 9-12 | 1667 students
    0.6 miles
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  • Avondale Bradley Academy Of Excellence Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 581 students
    0.7 miles
    200 North Dysart Road
    Avondale, AZ 85323
    (623)932-9902
    0.7 PK-8 581
  • Goodyear Eliseo C. Felix School
    Grades: 2-5 | 547 students
    0.7 miles
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    Goodyear, AZ 85338
    (623)772-4300
    0.7 2-5 547
  • Avondale Avondale Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 436 students
    0.9 miles
    1406 N. Central Avenue
    Avondale, AZ 85323
    (623)772-4500
    0.9 6-8 436

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