Arizona Desert Elementary



Arizona Desert Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Arizona Desert Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 110
1 98
2 93
3 100
4 106
5 129
6 103
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Arizona Desert Elementary is a public elementary school located in San Luis, AZ in the Gadsden Elementary School District. It enrolls 739 students in grades 1st through 12th. Arizona Desert Elementary is the 251st largest public school in Arizona and the 6,040th largest nationally. It has 27.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 739
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 27.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,040th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 251st out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 942nd out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 587th out of 948

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Arizona Desert Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 390
(53%)
2,301
(51%)
 Female 349
(47%)
2,210
(49%)

Arizona Desert Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 737
(100%)
4,487
(99%)
 White 1
(0%)
12
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Arizona Desert Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 736
(100%)
4,430
(98%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
81
(2%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Arizona Desert Elementary is ranked 66th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Arizona Desert Elementary 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.

Arizona Desert Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 693
2006 723
2007 707
2008 693
2009 704
2010 703
2011 734
2012 739

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.7
2006 24.9
2007 21.1
2008 24.8
2009 24.3
2010 27
2011 25.3
2012 27.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.995670995671
2006 0.99585062240664
2007 0.995756718529
2008 0.995670995671
2009 0.92755681818182
2010 0.99573257467994
2011 0.99591280653951
2012 0.99594046008119

Compare Arizona Desert Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
2,740.0% 27.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 99.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Arizona Desert Elementary
San Luis, AZ
Public KG - 06 739 27.4:1  
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Public PK - PK 60 15:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 06 780 30:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 06 560 26.7:1 4 miles
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Public PK - 05 798 21.4:1 8 miles
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