Sundance Elementary School

  • Sundance Elementary School serves 754 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (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 34% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 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%.

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School Overview

  • Sundance Elementary School's student population of 754 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students754 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sundance Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sundance Elementary School is 0.58, 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#1060 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sundance 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)
34%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sundance 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 Ratio22:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
58%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sundance Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
9%
5%
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White
28%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sundance 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
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sundance Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.580.42
This chart display the diversity score of Sundance 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
29%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sundance Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBuckeye Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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