Joseph Zito Elementary School



Joseph Zito Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Joseph Zito Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 139
1 137
2 104
3 130
4 126
5 125
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Joseph Zito Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Isaac Elementary School District. It enrolls 761 students in grades 1st through 12th. Joseph Zito Elementary School is the 225th largest public school in Arizona and the 5,262nd largest nationally. It has 21.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 761
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,262nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 225th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 796th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 327th out of 948

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Joseph Zito Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 400
(53%)
3,576
(50%)
 Female 361
(47%)
3,508
(50%)

Joseph Zito Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 701
(92%)
6,691
(94%)
 Black 30
(4%)
193
(3%)
 White 21
(3%)
116
(2%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
55
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
12
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
16
(0%)

Joseph Zito Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 758
(100%)
5,996
(85%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
33
(0%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,055
(15%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Joseph Zito Elementary School is ranked 58th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Joseph Zito Elementary 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.

Joseph Zito Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1007
2006 881
2007 854
2008 798
2009 817
2010 728
2011 762
2012 761

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.6
2006 19.4
2007 18
2008 17.7
2009 19.5
2010 20.8
2011 20.6
2012 21.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.0022701475595914
2007 0.25644028103044
2008 0.99624060150376
2009 0.99632802937577
2010 0.99587912087912
2011 0.99606299212598
2012 0.99605781865966

Compare Joseph Zito Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
2,140.0% 21.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 99.6%
 

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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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