1535 N Greenfield Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Pioneer Elementary School serves 493 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Pioneer Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 493 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 46%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Pioneer Elementary School's student population of 493 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
493 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Pioneer Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Pioneer Elementary School is 0.63, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#363 out of 2120 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
3%
5%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
28%
46%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
54%
36%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Fall Break
October 03, 2022 (Monday)
Fall Break
October 10, 2022 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 493 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 46%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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