Diamond Canyon Elementary



Diamond Canyon Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Diamond Canyon Elementary Students by Grade
PK 6
K 98
1 106
2 107
3 128
4 106
5 119
6 92
7 115
8 129
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Diamond Canyon Elementary is a public elementary school located in Anthem, AZ in the Deer Valley Unified School District. It enrolls 1,006 students in grades 1st through 12th. Diamond Canyon Elementary is the 48th largest public school in Arizona and the 1,165th largest nationally. It has 19.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,006
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,165th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 48th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 519th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 30th out of 948

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Diamond Canyon Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 534
(53%)
10,668
(52%)
 Female 472
(47%)
9,807
(48%)

Diamond Canyon Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 840
(83%)
14,693
(72%)
 Hispanic 90
(9%)
3,673
(18%)
 Two or More 28
(3%)
606
(3%)
 Asian 19
(2%)
656
(3%)
 Black 18
(2%)
591
(3%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
172
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(0%)
84
(0%)

Diamond Canyon Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 878
(87%)
14,731
(72%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 91
(9%)
4,559
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(4%)
1,185
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Diamond Canyon Elementary is ranked 780th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Diamond Canyon Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (12.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 55.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Diamond Canyon Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1264
2006 1170
2007 1193
2008 1169
2009 1115
2010 1004
2011 994
2012 1006

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22
2006 21.9
2007 20.9
2008 19.5
2009 18.6
2010 19
2011 19.3
2012 19.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.058544303797468
2006 0.042735042735043
2007
2008 0.071000855431993
2009 0.1085201793722
2010 0.10059760956175
2011 0.087525150905433
2012 0.1272365805169

Compare Diamond Canyon Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
1,910.0% 19.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 12.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 

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