Villa De Paz Elementary School

  • Villa De Paz Elementary School serves 705 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (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 29% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Villa De Paz 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 student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Villa De Paz Elementary School's student population of 705 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students705 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Villa De Paz Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Villa De Paz 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 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 0.42, 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#1607 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
44%
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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
75%
45%
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Black
9%
5%
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White
13%
38%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.420.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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