Rio Vista Elementary School

  • Rio Vista Elementary School serves 481 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 34% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Rio Vista Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Rio Vista Elementary School's student population of 481 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students481 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rio Vista Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rio Vista Elementary School is 0.45, which is more 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#693 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rio Vista 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
72%
45%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
18%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.450.42
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rio Vista Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmphitheater Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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