Sanborn Elementary School

700 N Superstition Blvd
Chandler, AZ 85225
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Sanborn Elementary School serves 624 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Sanborn 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 34% (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 38% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Sanborn Elementary School's student population of 624 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students624 students
This chart display total students of Sanborn Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Sanborn Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Sanborn Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Sanborn Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Sanborn 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 Sanborn Elementary School is 0.65, which is equal to 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
#1206 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Sanborn Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sanborn 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)
38%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sanborn 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 Ratio15:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Sanborn Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Sanborn Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sanborn Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
52%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sanborn Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sanborn Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
28%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sanborn Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Sanborn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sanborn Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score
0.650.65
This chart display the diversity score of Sanborn Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sanborn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sanborn 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 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, middle school and elementary school to Sanborn Elementary School is Basis Chandler (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chandler Basis Chandler Charter School
    Math: 95% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 5-12 | 951 students
    0.7 miles
    4825 S. Arizona Ave
    Chandler, AZ 85248
    (480) 907-6072
    0.7 5-12 951
  • Chandler Basis Chandler Primary - North Campus Charter School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-4 | 577 students
    0.7 miles
    1800 E. Chandler Blvd.
    Chandler, AZ 85225
    (520) 219-6000
    0.7 K-4 577
  • Chandler Galveston Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 632 students
    0.7 miles
    661 East Galveston Street
    Chandler, AZ 85225
    (480) 812-7000
    0.7 PK-6 632
  • Chandler Shumway Leadership Academy Math: 42% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 487 students
    0.8 miles
    1325 N. Shumway Avenue
    Chandler, AZ 85225
    (480) 812-7000
    0.8 PK-6 487
  • Scottsdale Champion Chandler Charter School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 510 students
    1.1 miles
    222 South Mcqueen Road
    Scottsdale, AZ 85251
    (480) 659-0044
    1.1 K-8 510

School Reviews

Review Sanborn Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the world on its head. The effects of the global pandemic will be felt for years to come, though maybe more so in certain populations. Here’s what you need to know about the current state of special education in the United States.
As more schools return to in-person learning, teachers and parents find themselves dealing with the trauma and stress created by the pandemic.
After more than a year of remote learning, schools are finally returning to in-person instruction but how has the pandemic changed the face of public education and what will it look like moving forward?