901 Palmcroft Drive
Yuma, AZ 85364
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Palmcroft Elementary School serves 550 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Palmcroft Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Palmcroft Elementary School's student population of 550 students has stayed relatively flat 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
550 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Palmcroft Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Palmcroft Elementary School is 0.51, 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
#1081 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
18:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
66%
45%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
23%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 550 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Top 50%)

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