Whipple Ranch Elementary School
Whipple Ranch Elementary School serves 368 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: Prekindergarten-5
- Students: 368 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
- Minority Enrollment: 30%
- Math Proficiency: 43%
- Reading Proficiency: 35%
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education
Whipple Ranch Elementary School's student population of 368 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
The diversity score of Whipple Ranch Elementary School is 0.47, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(14-15)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(14-15)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education
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