Palominas Elementary School

  • Palominas Elementary School serves 452 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Palominas Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Palominas Elementary School's student population of 452 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students452 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Palominas Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Palominas Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Palominas Elementary School is 0.53, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank#605 out of 2111 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Palominas 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:119:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Palominas Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
30%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Palominas Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Palominas Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
62%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Palominas Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.530.65
This chart display the diversity score of Palominas Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Palominas Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Palominas Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalominas Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Palominas school is the only school in the area were they teach a different language and has awesome education!!!It's a honor to be educated at this school!!!To me it's the best school around!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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