Thompson Ranch Elementary School

11800 W Thompson Ranch Rd
El Mirage, AZ 85335
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 785 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Thompson Ranch Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 785 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • : 17%
  • : 24%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Thompson Ranch Elementary School's student population of 785 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
785 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Thompson Ranch Elementary School is 0.50, 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.
This School
State Level (AZ)
(20-21)
17%
32%
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(20-21)
24%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Thompson Ranch 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
68%
47%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Thompson Ranch Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
12%
6%
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White
16%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Arizona.
0.50
This chart display the diversity score of Thompson Ranch Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Thompson Ranch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
9%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Thompson Ranch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Thompson Ranch Elementary School often compared to?
Thompson Ranch Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Cimarron Springs Middle School, Surprise Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
17% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Thompson Ranch Elementary School?
785 students attend Thompson Ranch Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
68% of Thompson Ranch Elementary School students are Hispanic, 16% of students are White, 12% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Thompson Ranch Elementary School?
Thompson Ranch Elementary School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Thompson Ranch Elementary School offer ?
Thompson Ranch Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Thompson Ranch Elementary School part of?
Thompson Ranch Elementary School is part of Dysart Unified District (4243) School District.
In what neighborhood is Thompson Ranch Elementary School located?
Thompson Ranch Elementary School is located in the Thompson Ranch neighborhood of El Mirage, AZ.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 785 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • : 17%
  • : 24%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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