Tomahawk School

7820 West Turney Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85033
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Tomahawk School serves 789 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Tomahawk School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Tomahawk School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Tomahawk School's student population of 789 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students789 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Rankings

Tomahawk School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Tomahawk School is 0.21, 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
#1076 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
89%
45%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
5%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.210.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCartwright Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tomahawk School is Premier Charter High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Acclaim Academy (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix Acclaim Academy Charter School
    Math: 12% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 341 students
    0.4 miles
    7624 W. Indian School Road
    Phoenix, AZ 85033
    (623) 691-0919
    0.4 K-8 341
  • Phoenix Premier Charter High School Charter School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 234 students
    0.4 miles
    7544 W. Indian School Rd. Suit
    Phoenix, AZ 85033
    (623) 245-1500
    0.4 9-12 234
  • Glendale Camelback Academy Charter School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 543 students
    0.7 miles
    7634 West Camelback Road
    Glendale, AZ 85303
    (623) 247-2204
    0.7 K-8 543
  • Phoenix Estrella Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,249 student
    0.7 miles
    3733 N 75th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85033
    (623) 691-4000
    0.7 6-8 1,249
  • Phoenix Starlight Park School Math: 40% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 824 students
    0.9 miles
    7960 W. Osborn Rd.
    Phoenix, AZ 85033
    (623) 691-4700
    0.9 K-8 824

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