Ocotillo School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 1%)
Ocotillo School's student population of 724 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-6|
|Total Students||724 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||40 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Ocotillo 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 diversity score of Ocotillo School is 0.40, 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 Data||This School||State Level (AZ)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#1527 out of 2111 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||18:1||19:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Washington Elementary School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Ocotillo School is Kaizen Education Foundation Dba Maya High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bennett Academy (0.8 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Phoenix Kaizen Education Foundation Dba Maya High School Grades: 9-12 | 428 students
3660 West Glendale Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85051
(602) 242-3442 0.6 9-12 428
- Phoenix Bennett Academy Grades: K-8 | 179 students
2930 West Bethany Home Road
Phoenix, AZ 85017
(602) 943-1317 0.8 K-8 179
- Phoenix All Aboard Charter School Grades: K-5 | 121 students
5827 North 35th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85017
(602) 433-0500 0.9 K-5 121
- Phoenix Catalina Ventura School Grades: K-8 | 1,133 student
6331 W. 39th Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85019
(602) 841-7445 0.9 K-8 1,133
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