Palm Lane

  • Palm Lane serves 902 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Palm Lane's student population of 902 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students902 students
This chart display total students of Palm Lane by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Palm Lane
Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Palm Lane by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1253 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Palm Lane 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Palm Lane 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:119:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Palm Lane and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Palm Lane and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Palm Lane and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 1996-97 school year data.
Hispanic
92%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Palm Lane and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Palm Lane and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
3%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Palm Lane and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Palm Lane.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.150.65
This chart display the diversity score of Palm Lane and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Palm Lane and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Palm Lane and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCartwright Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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