Sundance Elementary School

23800 West Hadley
Buckeye, AZ 85326
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Sundance Elementary School serves 751 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Sundance Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Sundance Elementary School's student population of 751 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students751 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Sundance Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Sundance Elementary School is 0.57, 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
#1328 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
59%
45%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
28%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.570.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBuckeye Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sundance Elementary School is West-mec - Youngker High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Inca Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buckeye Inca Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 740 students
    0.8 miles
    23601 West Durango Street
    Buckeye, AZ 85326
    (623) 925-3400
    0.8 PK-8 740
  • Buckeye West-mec - Youngker High School Vocational School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    0.9 miles
    3000 S. Apache Road
    Buckeye, AZ 85326
    (623) 386-4423
    0.9 9-12 n/a
  • Buckeye Youngker High School Math: 40% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,461 student
    0.9 miles
    3000 S. Apache Road
    Buckeye, AZ 85326
    (623) 474-0100
    0.9 9-12 1,461
  • Buckeye Painted Desert Montessori Llc Charter School
    Math: 15% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 351 students
    1.4 miles
    2400 S. 247th Ave
    Buckeye, AZ 85326
    (602) 402-4090
    1.4 K-8 351
  • Buckeye Freedom Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 627 students
    2.1 miles
    22150 W. Sundance Parkway
    Buckeye, AZ 85326
    (623) 474-6600
    2.1 K-8 627

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