Yucca Elementary School

  • Yucca Elementary School serves 36 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Yucca Elementary School's student population of 36 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students36 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Yucca Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Yucca Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Yucca Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yucca Elementary School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#428 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Yucca Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Yucca Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Yucca Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Yucca Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
20%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Yucca Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
White
67%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Yucca Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Yucca Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.510.42
This chart display the diversity score of Yucca Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Yucca Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Yucca Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYucca Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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