Palmcroft Elementary School

901 W Palmcroft Dr
Yuma, AZ 85364
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 455 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Palmcroft Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 455 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • : Top 50% in AZ
  • : 33% (Top 50%)
  • : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Palmcroft Elementary School's student population of 455 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
455 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Palmcroft Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Palmcroft Elementary School is 0.24, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
#869 out of 1854 schools
(Top 50%)
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33%
32%
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29%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
5%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
87%
47%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
8%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
2%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Palmcroft Elementary School's ranking?
Palmcroft Elementary School is ranked #869 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Palmcroft Elementary School often compared to?
Palmcroft Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Alice Byrne Elementary School, Mary A Otondo Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
33% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Palmcroft Elementary School?
455 students attend Palmcroft Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
87% of Palmcroft Elementary School students are Hispanic, 8% of students are White, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Palmcroft Elementary School?
Palmcroft Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is equal to the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Palmcroft Elementary School offer ?
Palmcroft Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Palmcroft Elementary School part of?
Palmcroft Elementary School is part of Yuma Elementary District (4499) School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 455 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 33% (Top 50%)
  • : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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