Shumway Leadership Academy

1325 N. Shumway Avenue
Chandler, AZ 85225
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Shumway Leadership Academy serves 487 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Shumway Leadership Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 44% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Shumway Leadership Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Shumway Leadership Academy's student population of 487 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students487 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Rankings

Shumway Leadership Academy 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 Shumway Leadership Academy is 0.69, which is more 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
#1083 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
46%
45%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
30%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.690.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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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 to Shumway Leadership Academy is Mesquite High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Legacy Traditional School - North Chandler (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chandler Legacy Traditional School - North Chandler Charter School
    Math: 58% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 563 students
    0.6 miles
    1900 North Mcqueen Road
    Chandler, AZ 85225
    (480) 757-5400
    0.6 K-8 563
  • Chandler Sanborn Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 624 students
    0.8 miles
    700 N Superstition Blvd
    Chandler, AZ 85225
    (480) 812-7000
    0.8 K-6 624
  • Gilbert Mesquite High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,607 student
    1.0 miles
    500 S Mcqueen Rd
    Gilbert, AZ 85233
    (480) 497-3300
    1 8-12 1,607
  • Chandler Galveston Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 632 students
    1.1 miles
    661 East Galveston Street
    Chandler, AZ 85225
    (480) 812-7000
    1.1 PK-6 632
  • Gilbert Islands Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 522 students
    1.2 miles
    245 South Mcqueen Road
    Gilbert, AZ 85233
    (480) 497-3300
    1.2 PK-6 522

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