Wallace Elementary School

1201 16th Street
Parker, AZ 85344
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Wallace Elementary School serves 388 students in grades 3-5.
Wallace 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Wallace Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Wallace Elementary School's student population of 388 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Rankings

Wallace Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Wallace Elementary School is 0.67, which is more 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
#1310 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:118:1
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American Indian
24%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
48%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
22%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.670.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParker Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wallace Elementary School is Parker High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wallace Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Parker Parker High School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 496 students
    0.1 miles
    1600 Kofa Avenue
    Parker, AZ 85344
    (928) 669-9244
    0.1 9-12 496
  • Parker Wave - Parker High School Vocational School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    0.1 miles
    1600 South Kofa Avenue
    Parker, AZ 85344
    (928) 669-2022
    0.1 9-12 n/a
  • Parker Wallace Junior High School Math: 21% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 375 students
    0.2 miles
    1320 18th Street Box 1090
    Parker, AZ 85344
    (928) 669-2141
    0.2 6-8 375
  • Parker Parker Alternative School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 33 students
    0.5 miles
    1001 Kofa Ave
    Parker, AZ 85344
    (928) 669-9244
    0.5 9-12 33
  • Kingman Wave - Arizona Western College Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 4 students
    0.6 miles
    1109 Geronimo Ave
    Kingman, AZ 86402
    (928) 669-2214
    0.6 9-12 4

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