Palomino Primary School

15833 North 29th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85032
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Palomino Primary School serves 663 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Palomino Primary 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 40-44% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Palomino Primary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Palomino Primary School's student population of 663 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students663 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Rankings

Palomino Primary 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 Primary School is 0.17, 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
#1447 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
91%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
4%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.170.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParadise Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Palomino Primary School is Crestview College Preparatory High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Palomino Intermediate School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix Palomino Intermediate School Math: 27% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 539 students
    0.0 miles
    15815 N. 29th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602) 449-2900
    0 PK-6 539
  • Phoenix Crestview College Preparatory High School Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 275 students
    0.5 miles
    2616 East Greenway
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602) 765-9555
    0.5 7-12 275
  • Phoenix Greenway Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 517 students
    0.6 miles
    3002 E Nisbet
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602) 449-2400
    0.6 5-8 517
  • Phoenix Polaris High School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.7 miles
    15002 North 32nd Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602) 449-2300
    0.7 9-12 n/a
  • Phoenix Prospect School Alternative School
    Grades: 7-8
    0.7 miles
    15002 N. 32nd Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602) 449-2300
    0.7 7-8 n/a

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