Montebello School

  • Montebello School serves 1,257 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (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 17% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Montebello 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 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%.

Top Placements

Montebello School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Montebello School's student population of 1,257 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students1,257 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Montebello School 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 23:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Montebello School is 0.51, 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#1912 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:119:1
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American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
67%
45%
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Black
20%
5%
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White
4%
38%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.510.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlhambra Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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