Desert Valley School



Desert Valley School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Desert Valley School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 106
1 114
2 111
3 117
4 94
5 144
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Desert Valley School is a public elementary school located in Bullhead City, AZ in the Bullhead City School District. It enrolls 686 students in grades 1st through 12th. Desert Valley School is the 329th largest public school in Arizona and the 8,293rd largest nationally. It has 17.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 686
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.04
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,293rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 329th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 291st out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 187th out of 948

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Desert Valley School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 403
(59%)
1,697
(53%)
 Female 283
(41%)
1,531
(47%)

Desert Valley School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 403
(59%)
1,378
(43%)
 White 257
(37%)
1,660
(51%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
49
(2%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
45
(1%)
 Black 6
(1%)
64
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
13
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
19
(1%)

Desert Valley School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 683
(100%)
1,838
(57%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
541
(17%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
849
(26%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Desert Valley School is ranked 88th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Desert Valley School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 55.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Desert Valley School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 718
2006 701
2007 639
2008 592
2009 623
2010 621
2011 712
2012 686

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 18.4
2007 14.5
2008 13.9
2009 17.8
2010 18.5
2011 15.8
2012 17.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85376044568245
2006 0.81597717546362
2007 0.90453834115806
2008 0.90709459459459
2009 0.84430176565008
2010 0.81964573268921
2011 0.82303370786517
2012 0.99562682215743

Compare Desert Valley School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,710.0% 17.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 99.6%
 

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Public PK - 05 686 17.1:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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