2140 E Virginia Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85006
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
William T Machan Elementary School serves 561 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
William T Machan 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 561 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

William T Machan Elementary School's student population of 561 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
561 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

William T Machan Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of William T Machan 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1775 out of 1854 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
94%
46%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
2%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

7% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 10% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).

How many students attend William T Machan Elementary School?

561 students attend William T Machan Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

94% of William T Machan Elementary School students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, 2% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of William T Machan Elementary School?

William T Machan Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is equal to the Arizona state average of 17:1.

What grades does William T Machan Elementary School offer ?

William T Machan Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8

What school district is William T Machan Elementary School part of?

William T Machan Elementary School is part of Creighton Elementary School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 561 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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