Sanders Middle School

Apache 7160
Sanders, AZ 86512
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Sanders Middle School serves 191 students in grades 6-8.
Sanders Middle 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 6-9% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and American Indian).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Sanders Middle School's student population of 191 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students191 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Rankings

Sanders Middle 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 Sanders Middle School is 0.12, 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
#2079 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
94%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
3%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
2%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.120.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanders Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sanders Middle School is Native - Sanders Valley High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Sanders Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sanders Sanders Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-7 | 314 students
    0.1 miles
    I-40 And Hwy. 191 S
    Sanders, AZ 86512
    (928) 688-4700
    0.1 PK-7 314
  • Sanders Native - Sanders Valley High School Vocational School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    0.3 miles
    I-40 & Us 191
    Sanders, AZ 86512
    (928) 688-4220
    0.3 9-12 n/a
  • Sanders Valley High School Math: ≥50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 209 students
    1.8 miles
    I 40 And Us 191
    Sanders, AZ 86512
    (928) 688-4200
    1.8 9-12 209
  • Houck Pine Springs Day School
    Grades: K-4 | 73 students
    8.2 miles
    P.o. Box 4198
    Houck, AZ 86506
    (928) 871-4311
    8.2 K-4 73
  • Chambers Wide Ruins Community School
    Grades: K-6 | 153 students
    16.5 miles
    Box 309
    Chambers, AZ 86502
    (928) 652-3251
    16.5 K-6 153

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