Starshine Academy

3535 East Mcdowell Road
Phoenix, AZ 85008
  • Starshine Academy serves 93 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Starshine Academy 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 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Starshine Academy's student population of 93 students has declined by 71% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students93 students
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School Comparison

  • Starshine Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,897 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Starshine Academy is 0.60, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1838 out of 1897 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
8%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
60%
45%
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Black
12%
5%
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White
14%
38%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.600.65
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Graduation Rate≤20%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStarshine Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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