14218 N 47th Ave
Glendale, AZ 85306
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Sunburst School serves 641 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Sunburst School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 42% (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 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Sunburst School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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School Overview

Sunburst School's student population of 641 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
641 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Sunburst School is ranked within the top 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 Sunburst School is 0.64, 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 Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1029 out of 2120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
37%
45%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
47%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 641 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64 (Top 30%)

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