Yarnell Elementary School

18912 W Hays Ranch Rd
Kirkland, AZ 86332
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Yarnell Elementary School serves 37 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Yarnell Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 37 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Yarnell Elementary School's student population of 37 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
37 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
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School Rankings

Yarnell Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Yarnell Elementary School is 0.58, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#898 out of 1854 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
30%
47%
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Black
11%
6%
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White
57%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
14%
9%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Yarnell Elementary School's ranking?
Yarnell Elementary School is ranked #898 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 21-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Yarnell Elementary School?
37 students attend Yarnell Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
57% of Yarnell Elementary School students are White, 30% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Yarnell Elementary School?
Yarnell Elementary School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Yarnell Elementary School offer ?
Yarnell Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Yarnell Elementary School part of?
Yarnell Elementary School is part of Yarnell Elementary District (4485) School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 37 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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