North Ranch Elementary School

  • North Ranch Elementary School serves 524 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • North Ranch Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • North Ranch Elementary School's student population of 524 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students524 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Ranch Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,897 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Ranch Elementary School is 0.54, 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 (16-17)#80 out of 1897 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
16%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
65%
38%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.540.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParadise Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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