Tonalea K-8

6720 E Continental
Scottsdale, AZ 85257
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Tonalea K-8 serves 849 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Tonalea K-8 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (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 34% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Tonalea K-8 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Tonalea K-8's student population of 849 students has grown by 150% over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 128% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students849 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Rankings

Tonalea K-8 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 Tonalea K-8 is 0.56, 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
#1483 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
5%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
62%
45%
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Black
9%
5%
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White
22%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.560.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameScottsdale Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tonalea K-8 is Coronado High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Scottsdale Online Learning (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Scottsdale Coronado High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 912 students
    0.9 miles
    7501 E. Virginia Avenue
    Scottsdale, AZ 85257
    (480) 484-6800
    0.9 9-12 912
  • Scottsdale Scottsdale Online Learning Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-12 | 40 students
    0.9 miles
    7601 E Oak St.
    Scottsdale, AZ 85257
    (480) 484-7900
    0.9 K-12 40
  • Tempe Integrity Education Centre Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 38 students
    1.0 miles
    515 E. Continental Dr.
    Tempe, AZ 85281
    (480) 731-4829
    1 K-12 38
  • Scottsdale Hirsch Academy A Challenge Foundation Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 152 students
    1.1 miles
    6535 East Osborn Road
    Scottsdale, AZ 85251
    (480) 488-9362
    1.1 K-5 152
  • Scottsdale Yavapai Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 298 students
    1.5 miles
    701 North Miller Road
    Scottsdale, AZ 85257
    (480) 484-6100
    1.5 PK-6 298

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