Sequoya Elementary School

11808 N. 64th St.
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Sequoya Elementary School serves 498 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Sequoya Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Sequoya Elementary School's student population of 498 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students498 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Rankings

Sequoya Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Sequoya Elementary School is 0.48, 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
#32 out of 2120 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
8%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
70%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.480.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameScottsdale Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sequoya Elementary School is Chaparral High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Cocopah Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Scottsdale Cocopah Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 881 students
    0.4 miles
    6615 E. Cholla St.
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254
    (480) 484-6100
    0.4 6-8 881
  • Scottsdale Desert Shadows Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 448 students
    0.9 miles
    5902 E Sweetwater
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254
    (602) 449-6900
    0.9 PK-6 448
  • Scottsdale Basis Scottsdale Primary Charter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 550 students
    1.0 miles
    11735 N. Scottsdale Rd.
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254
    (520) 219-6000
    1 K-5 550
  • Scottsdale Desert Shadows Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 5-8 | 937 students
    1.0 miles
    5858 E Sweetwater
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254
    (602) 449-6800
    1 5-8 937
  • Tolleson Plc Arts Academy At Scottsdale Inc. Charter School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 122 students
    1.0 miles
    6140 E. Thunderbird
    Tolleson, AZ 85353
    (623) 474-2120
    1 K-6 122

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