Silvestre S Herrera School

1350 S. 11th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85034
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Silvestre S Herrera School serves 572 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Silvestre S Herrera 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 21% (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 32% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Silvestre S Herrera School's student population of 572 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students572 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Rankings

Silvestre S Herrera 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 Silvestre S Herrera School is 0.15, 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
#1649 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
92%
45%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
3%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.150.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhoenix Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Silvestre S Herrera School is Kelly (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mesa Kelly Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 33 students
    0.6 miles
    1648 South 16th Street
    Mesa, AZ 85204
    (480) 890-4001
    0.6 K-12 33
  • Phoenix Friendly House Academia Del Pueblo Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 374 students
    0.8 miles
    201 E. Durango Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85031
    (602) 257-1870
    0.8 K-8 374
  • Phoenix Augustus H. Shaw Montessori Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 390 students
    0.9 miles
    2301 North 13th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85034
    (602) 257-3914
    0.9 PK-8 390
  • Mesa George Washington Academy Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 135 students
    0.9 miles
    1945 S. 1st St.
    Mesa, AZ 85204
    (480) 461-3200
    0.9 K-8 135
  • Phoenix Great Hearts Academies - Teleos Prep Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 206 students
    0.9 miles
    1401 E. Jefferson
    Phoenix, AZ 85018
    (602) 438-7045
    0.9 K-12 206

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