Valley Horizon Elementary School

4501 West 20th St
Yuma, AZ 85364
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Valley Horizon Elementary School serves 536 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Valley Horizon Elementary School 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Valley Horizon Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Valley Horizon Elementary School's student population of 536 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students536 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Valley Horizon Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Valley Horizon Elementary School is 0.15, 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
#1325 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
92%
45%
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Black
1%
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
0.150.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCrane Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Valley Horizon Elementary School is Cibola High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Crane Ilearning Academy (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yuma Cibola High School Math: 31% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,488 students
    0.4 miles
    4100 W 20th St
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 502-5700
    0.4 9-12 2,488
  • Yuma Stedy- Cibola High School Satellite Vocational School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    0.4 miles
    4100 West 20th Street
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 373-1181
    0.4 9-12 n/a
  • Yuma Crane Ilearning Academy
    Grades: PK-8 | 7 students
    0.6 miles
    4250 W 16th St
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 373-3405
    0.6 PK-8 7
  • Yuma Educational Opportunity Center Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 93 students
    0.6 miles
    3834 W. 16th Street
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 329-0990
    0.6 9-12 93
  • Yuma H L Suverkrup Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 414 students
    0.6 miles
    1590 Ave C
    Yuma, AZ 85364
    (928) 373-3500
    0.6 PK-6 414

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