William R Sullivan Elementary School

  • William R Sullivan Elementary School serves 580 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (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 14% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • William R Sullivan 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 31:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

William R Sullivan Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • William R Sullivan Elementary School's student population of 580 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 32% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students580 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • William R Sullivan 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 31:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of William R Sullivan Elementary School is 0.12, 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#1958 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio31:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
94%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
3%
38%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.120.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMurphy Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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