Michael Anderson

  • Michael Anderson serves 852 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Michael Anderson 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 19:1.

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School Overview

  • Michael Anderson's student population of 852 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 31% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students852 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Michael Anderson is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 19:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Michael Anderson is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank#1338 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:119:1
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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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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Diversity Score0.190.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAvondale Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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    0.6 miles
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  • Avondale West-mec - Agua Fria High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.6 miles
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    Avondale, AZ 85323
    (623) 873-1860
    0.6 9-12 n/a
  • Avondale Bradley Academy Of Excellence Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 551 students
    0.7 miles
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    Avondale, AZ 85323
    (623) 932-9902
    0.7 PK-8 551
  • Goodyear Eliseo C. Felix School
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    0.7 miles
    540 E. La Pasada
    Goodyear, AZ 85338
    (623) 772-4300
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