Painted Sky Elementary School

  • Painted Sky Elementary School serves 485 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 76% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Painted Sky 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Painted Sky Elementary School's student population of 485 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students485 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Painted Sky Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,842 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Painted Sky Elementary School is 0.42, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank
2%
19%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Painted Sky Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Painted Sky Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Painted Sky Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Painted Sky Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
17%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Painted Sky Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Painted Sky Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
74%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Painted Sky Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Painted Sky Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Painted Sky Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.420.42
This chart display the diversity score of Painted Sky Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Painted Sky Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Painted Sky Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmphitheater Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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