1216 E Apache Blvd
Tempe, AZ 85281
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
New School For The Arts serves 164 students in grades 9-12.
New School For The Arts placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 164 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 30% in AZ)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

New School For The Arts's student population of 164 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
164 students
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School Rankings

New School For The Arts is ranked within the top 30% 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 School For The Arts 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#596 out of 2120 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
American Indian
6%
5%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
46%
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Black
4%
6%
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White
66%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
11%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

50-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average), while 50-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average).

What is the graduation rate of New School For The Arts?

The graduation rate of New School For The Arts is 90%, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 78%.

How many students attend New School For The Arts?

164 students attend New School For The Arts.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

66% of New School For The Arts students are White, 21% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are American Indian, 4% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.

What grades does New School For The Arts offer ?

New School For The Arts offers enrollment in grades 9-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 164 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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