Rio Colorado Elementary School

1055 N. Main Street
San Luis, AZ 85349
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Rio Colorado Elementary School serves 623 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Rio Colorado 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.

School Overview

Rio Colorado Elementary School's student population of 623 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students623 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Rio Colorado Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Rio Colorado Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Rio Colorado Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Rio Colorado Elementary School is 0.00, 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
#1979 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Rio Colorado Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rio Colorado Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rio Colorado Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio31:119:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Rio Colorado Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
6%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
100%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Rio Colorado Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
White
n/a
38%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rio Colorado Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score
0.000.65
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rio Colorado Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rio Colorado Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGadsden Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rio Colorado Elementary School is Ppep Tec - Cesar Chavez Learning Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is San Luis Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arizona Desert Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Luis Arizona Desert Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 687 students
    0.2 miles
    1245 N. Main St.
    San Luis, AZ 85349
    (928) 627-6940
    0.2 K-6 687
  • San Luis Ppep Tec - Cesar Chavez Learning Center Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 125 students
    0.2 miles
    1233 N. Main
    San Luis, AZ 85349
    (928) 627-8550
    0.2 9-12 125
  • San Luis San Luis Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 660 students
    0.2 miles
    1135 N. Main St
    San Luis, AZ 85349
    (928) 627-6540
    0.2 6-8 660
  • San Luis San Luis Pre-school
    Grades: PK | 119 students
    0.4 miles
    22751 S Main St
    San Luis, AZ 85349
    (928) 627-4774
    0.4 PK 119
  • San Luis Ed Pastor Elementary 4 Math: 25% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 457 students
    1.0 miles
    985 Sixth Avenue
    San Luis, AZ 85349
    (928) 627-6540
    1 K-6 457

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