Villa De Paz Elementary School

  • Villa De Paz Elementary School serves 695 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 31% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Villa De Paz Elementary School's student population of 695 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students695 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Villa De Paz Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Villa De Paz Elementary School is 0.45, 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#946 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Villa De Paz Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Villa De Paz 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 Ratio19:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
72%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Villa De Paz Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Villa De Paz Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
14%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Villa De Paz Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Villa De Paz Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.450.65
This chart display the diversity score of Villa De Paz Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Villa De Paz Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Villa De Paz Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePendergast Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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