500 Maple St
Kingman, AZ 86401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Palo Christi Elementary School served 264 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 60-64% (which was approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 63%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 60-64% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 78%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
264 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
60-64%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
60-64%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Palo Christi 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
2%
5%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
46%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
76%
36%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score
0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Palo Christi Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Palo Christi Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 63% AZ state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 78% AZ state average).

How many students attend Palo Christi Elementary School?

264 students attend Palo Christi Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

76% of Palo Christi Elementary School students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Palo Christi Elementary School?

Palo Christi Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.

What grades does Palo Christi Elementary School offer ?

Palo Christi Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

What school district is Palo Christi Elementary School part of?

Palo Christi Elementary School is part of Kingman Unified School District.

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