Sequoya Elementary School

11808 N 64th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 5%
Serving 577 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Sequoya Elementary School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 35%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 577 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : Top 5% in AZ
  • : 84% (Top 5%)
  • : 73% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Sequoya Elementary School's student population of 577 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
577 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Sequoya Elementary School ranks within the top 5% of all 1,956 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Sequoya Elementary School is 0.42, 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.
This School
State Level (AZ)
#42 out of 1956 schools
(Top 5%)
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84%
35%
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73%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sequoya 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 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
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5%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
47%
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Black
4%
6%
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White
75%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
0.42
This chart display the diversity score of Sequoya Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sequoya Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sequoya Elementary School's ranking?
Sequoya Elementary School is ranked #42 out of 1,956 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Arizona.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
84% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 35% AZ state average), while 73% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% AZ state average).
How many students attend Sequoya Elementary School?
577 students attend Sequoya Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Sequoya Elementary School students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Black, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sequoya Elementary School?
Sequoya Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Sequoya Elementary School offer ?
Sequoya Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Sequoya Elementary School part of?
Sequoya Elementary School is part of Scottsdale Unified District (4240) School District.
In what neighborhood is Sequoya Elementary School located?
Sequoya Elementary School is located in the Central Scottsdale neighborhood of Scottsdale, AZ. There are 8 other public schools located in Central Scottsdale.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 577 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : Top 5%
  • : 84% (Top 5%)
  • : 73% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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