Picacho School

  • Picacho School serves 187 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Picacho School's student population of 187 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students187 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Picacho School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Picacho School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1727 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:119:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
80%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
16%
38%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Picacho School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.340.42
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
98%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePicacho Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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