Sunrise Elementary School

9943 S. 28th Street
Yuma, AZ 85367
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Sunrise Elementary School serves 533 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sunrise Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher 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 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Sunrise Elementary School's student population of 533 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students533 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Sunrise Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Sunrise Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Sunrise Elementary School is 0.54, 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
#520 out of 2111 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
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
53%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
43%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.540.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYuma Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sunrise Elementary School is Stedy- Gila Ridge High School Satellite (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ron Watson Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yuma Ron Watson Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 404 students
    0.1 miles
    9851 E. 28th St.
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 502-4352
    0.1 6-8 404
  • Yuma Mary A Otondo Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 758 students
    1.7 miles
    2251 Otondo Drive
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 502-4352
    1.7 PK-5 758
  • Yuma Castle Dome Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 878 students
    1.8 miles
    2353 S. Otondo Drive
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 502-4352
    1.8 6-8 878
  • Yuma Desert Mesa Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 725 students
    2.5 miles
    2350 S Avenue 7 1/2 E.
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    (928) 502-4352
    2.5 PK-5 725
  • Yuma Stedy- Gila Ridge High School Satellite Vocational School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    2.9 miles
    7150 E 24th Street
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 373-1182
    2.9 9-12 n/a

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