Val Vista Lakes Elementary School

  • Val Vista Lakes Elementary School serves 541 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Val Vista Lakes Elementary School's student population of 541 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students541 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Val Vista Lakes Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Val Vista Lakes Elementary School is 0.49, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#497 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Val Vista Lakes 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
68%
38%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Val Vista Lakes Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.490.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGilbert Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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