Sun Valley Elementary School

  • Sun Valley Elementary School serves 964 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Sun Valley Elementary School's student population of 964 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students964 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sun Valley Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sun Valley Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#862 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sun Valley 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sun Valley 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Sun Valley Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sun Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
50%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sun Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sun Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
37%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sun Valley Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sun Valley Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.610.42
This chart display the diversity score of Sun Valley Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sun Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sun Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeoria Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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