1030 N. Blue Grotto Dr.
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Val Vista Lakes Elementary School serves 524 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Val Vista Lakes 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 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 62% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Val Vista Lakes Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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School Overview

Val Vista Lakes Elementary School's student population of 524 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
524 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
Spring Break
March 07, 2022 (Monday)
Spring Break
March 08, 2022 (Tuesday)
Spring Break
March 09, 2022 (Wednesday)
Spring Break
March 10, 2022 (Thursday)
Spring Break
March 11, 2022 (Friday)
Spring Break
March 14, 2022 (Monday)
Last day for Preschool
May 24, 2022 (Tuesday)
Last Day for Students, Half Day
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)

School Rankings

Val Vista Lakes Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Val Vista Lakes Elementary School is 0.48, 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
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#493 out of 2120 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
18:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
17%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
70%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Val Vista Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 524 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48 (Top 50%)

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