Valencia Newcomer School

3802 W Maryland Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85019
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Bottom 50%
Serving 98 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Valencia Newcomer 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 ≤5% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 98 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Valencia Newcomer School's student population of 98 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
98 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Valencia Newcomer School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Valencia Newcomer School is 0.44, 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)
#1834 out of 1854 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤5%
32%
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≤5%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Valencia Newcomer 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
12:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
5%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
69%
47%
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Black
30%
6%
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White
n/a
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.44
This chart display the diversity score of Valencia Newcomer School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Valencia Newcomer 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 (19-20)
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Valencia Newcomer School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Valencia Newcomer School's ranking?
Valencia Newcomer School is ranked #1834 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while ≤5% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Valencia Newcomer School?
98 students attend Valencia Newcomer School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
69% of Valencia Newcomer School students are Hispanic, 30% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Valencia Newcomer School?
Valencia Newcomer School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Valencia Newcomer School offer ?
Valencia Newcomer School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Valencia Newcomer School part of?
Valencia Newcomer School is part of Alhambra Elementary District (4280) School District.
In what neighborhood is Valencia Newcomer School located?
Valencia Newcomer School is located in the Alhambra neighborhood of Phoenix, AZ. There are 34 other public schools located in Alhambra.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 98 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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