Ray Elementary School

651 Sen. Chastain Dr.
Kearny, AZ 85137
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Ray Elementary School serves 237 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Ray 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 25-29% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Ray Elementary School's student population of 237 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students237 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Rankings

Ray 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 Ray Elementary School is 0.53, 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
#1409 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
57%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
39%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.530.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRay 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 Ray Elementary School is Ray Jr/sr High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Leonor Hambly K-8 (9.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kearny Ray Jr/sr High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 209 students
    0.2 miles
    701 North Highway 177
    Kearny, AZ 85137
    (520) 363-5515
    0.2 7-12 209
  • Kearny Cvit - Ray High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.3 miles
    701 N Hwy 177
    Kearny, AZ 85137
    (520) 780-1100
    0.3 9-12 n/a
  • Winkelman Cvit - Hayden High School Vocational School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    9.3 miles
    824 Thorne Ave
    Winkelman, AZ 85292
    (520) 356-7876
    9.3 9-12 n/a
  • Winkelman Hayden High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 70 students
    9.3 miles
    824 N. Thorne Ave
    Winkelman, AZ 85292
    (520) 356-7876
    9.3 9-12 70
  • Winkelman Leonor Hambly K-8 Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 185 students
    9.5 miles
    824 Thorne Ave.
    Winkelman, AZ 85292
    (520) 356-7876
    9.5 PK-8 185

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