Ventana Vista Elementary School

  • Ventana Vista Elementary School serves 548 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (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 74% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ventana Vista Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Ventana Vista Elementary School's student population of 548 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students548 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ventana Vista Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,897 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ventana Vista Elementary School 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 School Rank (16-17)#233 out of 1897 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
34%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
57%
38%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.560.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCatalina Foothills Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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