New River Elementary School

48827 N. Black Canyon Highway
New River, AZ 85087
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
New River Elementary School serves 219 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
New River Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

New River Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

New River Elementary School's student population of 219 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students219 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Rankings

New River Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of New River Elementary School is 0.35, 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
#924 out of 2120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:118:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
17%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
79%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.350.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeer Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to New River Elementary School is Great Hearts Academies - Anthem Prep (4.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Canyon Springs (3.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix Canyon Springs Math: 66% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 788 students
    3.9 miles
    40005 N. 45th Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85086
    (623) 376-5280
    3.9 PK-8 788
  • Phoenix Amcs At Anthem Dba Caurus Academy Charter School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 394 students
    4.1 miles
    41900 N. 42nd Ave., Unit 110
    Phoenix, AZ 85086
    (623) 551-5083
    4.1 K-8 394
  • Phoenix Great Hearts Academies - Anthem Prep Charter School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-12 | 795 students
    4.2 miles
    39808 N. Gavilan Peak Pkwy.
    Phoenix, AZ 85018
    (602) 438-7045
    4.2 K-12 795
  • Phoenix Anthem School Math: 64% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 623 students
    5.1 miles
    41020 N. Freedom Way
    Phoenix, AZ 85086
    (623) 376-3700
    5.1 PK-8 623
  • Phoenix Gavilan Peak Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 722 students
    5.1 miles
    2701 W. Memorial Dr.
    Phoenix, AZ 85086
    (623) 445-5000
    5.1 PK-8 722

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