Sanders Elementary School

I-40 And Hwy. 191 S
Sanders, AZ 86512
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Sanders Elementary School serves 252 students in grades Prekindergarten-7.
Sanders 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-7
  • Enrollment: 252 students
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Sanders Elementary School's student population of 252 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-7
Total Students
252 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Sanders Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Sanders Elementary School is 0.26, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1779 out of 1854 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
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American Indian
86%
5%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
47%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
n/a
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sanders Elementary School's ranking?
Sanders Elementary School is ranked #1779 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Sanders Elementary School?
252 students attend Sanders Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
86% of Sanders Elementary School students are American Indian, 7% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What grades does Sanders Elementary School offer ?
Sanders Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-7
What school district is Sanders Elementary School part of?
Sanders Elementary School is part of Sanders Unified District (4156) School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-7
  • Enrollment: 252 students
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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