2013 North 36th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Papago School serves 913 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Papago 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 25% (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 21% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Papago School's student population of 913 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
913 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
55 teachers
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School Rankings

Papago 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 Papago School is 0.24, 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
#1795 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Papago School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
87%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Papago School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
6%
5%
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White
2%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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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
0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Papago 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
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Papago 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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5  
went to this school 5 years best years of my life. i left and now i see this school went down hill.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 913 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24 (Btm 50%)

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