35707 N. 33rd Lane
Phoenix, AZ 85086
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Sunset Ridge Elementary School serves 793 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Sunset Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Sunset Ridge Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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School Overview

Sunset Ridge Elementary School's student population of 793 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
793 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Sunset Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Sunset Ridge Elementary School is 0.42, 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
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State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#381 out of 2120 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
45%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
75%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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-8
  • Students: 793 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.42 (Btm 50%)

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