Pioneer Elementary School

  • Pioneer Elementary School serves 539 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the AZ average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Pioneer Elementary School operates within the Gilbert Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 539 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 539 students
Pioneer Elementary School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Pioneer Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Pioneer Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Pioneer Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 20:1
Pioneer Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
2%
5%
Pioneer Elementary School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Asian
2%
3%
Pioneer Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
21%
45%
Pioneer Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
2%
5%
Pioneer Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
67%
40%
Pioneer Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Pioneer Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
6%
2%
Pioneer Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Pioneer Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.51 0.64
Pioneer Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
34%
Pioneer Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Pioneer Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

  • Gilbert Unified School District's student population of 37,055 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,546 in this district is less than the state average of $8,166. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,130 is less than the state average of $8,440. The district spending/student has declined by 22% over four years.
School District Name Gilbert Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
1
Number of Students Managed 37,055 325
Gilbert Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $286 MM $3 MM
Gilbert Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $270 MM $3 MM
Gilbert Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,546 $8,166
Gilbert Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,130 $8,440
Gilbert Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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