Peoria Elementary School

11501 N 79th Ave
Peoria, AZ 85345
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Peoria Elementary School serves 576 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Peoria Elementary 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 29% (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 34% (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 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Peoria Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Peoria Elementary School's student population of 576 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students576 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Rankings

Peoria Elementary 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 Peoria Elementary School is 0.57, 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
#1465 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
60%
45%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
26%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.570.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeoria 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 Peoria Elementary School is Peoria High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Great Hearts Academies - Archway Glendale (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Peoria Peoria High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 1,483 student
    0.5 miles
    11200 N 83rd Ave
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623) 486-6300
    0.5 7-12 1,483
  • Peoria West-mec - Peoria High School Vocational School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12
    0.5 miles
    11200 N. 83rd Ave.
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623) 873-1860
    0.5 7-12 n/a
  • Peoria Desert Pointe Academy Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 33 students
    0.6 miles
    7785 W. Peoria Ave
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623) 930-1734
    0.6 9-12 33
  • Peoria Peoria Flex Academy Alternative School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 79 students
    0.7 miles
    7565 W. Peoria Avenue Ste. A
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623) 486-6000
    0.7 8-12 79
  • Phoenix Great Hearts Academies - Archway Glendale Charter School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 520 students
    0.8 miles
    23276 N. 83rd Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85018
    (602) 438-7045
    0.8 K-5 520

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