Wood School

727 W Cornell Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 499 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Wood School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 499 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Wood School's student population of 499 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 48% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
499 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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School Rankings

Wood School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Wood School is 0.60, 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.
This School
State Level (AZ)
#1350 out of 1854 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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10-14%
32%
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20-24%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
17:1
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American Indian
8%
5%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
61%
47%
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Black
14%
6%
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White
10%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
9%
9%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wood School's ranking?
Wood School is ranked #1350 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Wood School?
499 students attend Wood School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
61% of Wood School students are Hispanic, 14% of students are Black, 10% of students are White, 8% of students are American Indian, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Wood School?
Wood School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Wood School offer ?
Wood School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Wood School part of?
Wood School is part of Tempe School District (4258).
In what neighborhood is Wood School located?
Wood School is located in the Pepperwood neighborhood of Tempe, AZ. There are 1 other public schools located in Pepperwood.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 499 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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