Pearce Elementary School

  • Pearce Elementary School serves 90 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pearce Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Pearce Elementary School's student population of 90 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students90 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pearce Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Pearce Elementary School is 0.45, 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#1388 out of 2111 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%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:119:1
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American Indian
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6%
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
33%
45%
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Black
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5%
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White
67%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
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3%
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Diversity Score0.450.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePearce Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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