Sierra Vista Elementary School (Closed 2012)

6401 South 16th St
Phoenix, AZ 85040
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Sierra Vista Elementary School served 298 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 44% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 62%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 57% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 77%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
298 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
44%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sierra Vista Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
57%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sierra Vista 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
84%
45%
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Black
13%
5%
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White
1%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score
0.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sierra Vista Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sierra Vista Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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