15815 N 29th St
Phoenix, AZ 85032
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Palomino Intermediate School serves 497 students in grades 4-6.
Palomino Intermediate School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 4-6
  • Enrollment: 497 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Palomino Intermediate School's student population of 497 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-6
Total Students
497 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Palomino Intermediate 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 Palomino Intermediate School is 0.15, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1612 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
7%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
19%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
92%
46%
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Black
5%
6%
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White
3%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Palomino Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (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?

7% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).

How many students attend Palomino Intermediate School?

497 students attend Palomino Intermediate School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

92% of Palomino Intermediate School students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Black, and 3% of students are White.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Palomino Intermediate School?

Palomino Intermediate School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 17:1.

What grades does Palomino Intermediate School offer ?

Palomino Intermediate School offers enrollment in grades 4-6

What school district is Palomino Intermediate School part of?

Palomino Intermediate School is part of Paradise Valley Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 4-6
  • Enrollment: 497 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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