San Marcos Elementary School

451 West Frye Road
Chandler, AZ 85225
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
San Marcos Elementary School serves 519 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
San Marcos 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 31% (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 31% (which is lower 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 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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

School Overview

San Marcos Elementary School's student population of 519 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students519 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Rankings

San Marcos 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 San Marcos Elementary School is 0.34, 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
#1485 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
81%
45%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
7%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.340.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChandler Unified District #80 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to San Marcos Elementary School is Chandler High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Arizona College Prep Oakland Campus (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chandler Chandler High School Math: 51% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,220 students
    0.8 miles
    350 N. Arizona Av.
    Chandler, AZ 85225
    (480) 812-7000
    0.8 9-12 3,220
  • Chandler Evit - Chandler High School Vocational School
    Math: 53% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    0.8 miles
    350 N Arizona Ave
    Chandler, AZ 85224
    (480) 461-4000
    0.8 9-12 n/a
  • Chandler Arizona College Prep Oakland Campus Math: 96% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 6-8 | 626 students
    0.9 miles
    191 West Oakland
    Chandler, AZ 85225
    (480) 224-3930
    0.9 6-8 626
  • Chandler Frye Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 596 students
    1.0 miles
    801 E Frye Rd
    Chandler, AZ 85225
    (480) 812-7000
    1 PK-6 596
  • Chandler Blueprint High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 53 students
    1.1 miles
    670 North Arizona Avenue
    Chandler, AZ 85225
    (480) 892-0235
    1.1 9-12 53

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