Black Mountain Elementary School



Black Mountain Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Black Mountain Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 58
1 58
2 62
3 76
4 70
5 83
6 91
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Black Mountain Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Scottsdale, AZ in the Cave Creek Unified School District. It enrolls 498 students in grades 1st through 12th. Black Mountain Elementary School is the 644th largest public school in Arizona and the 21,705th largest nationally. It has 20.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 498
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 21,705th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 644th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 745th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 687th out of 948

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Black Mountain Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 249
(50%)
1,558
(51%)
 Female 249
(50%)
1,472
(49%)

Black Mountain Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 425
(85%)
2,594
(86%)
 Hispanic 43
(9%)
278
(9%)
 Asian 13
(3%)
88
(3%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
30
(1%)
 Black 6
(1%)
30
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
5
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
5
(0%)

Black Mountain Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 433
(87%)
2,917
(96%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 57
(11%)
103
(3%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(2%)
10
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Black Mountain Elementary School is ranked 930th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Black Mountain Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (13.1%) 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.

Black Mountain Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 598
2006 579
2007 560
2008 536
2009 546
2010 559
2011 503
2012 498

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 16.2
2007 17.1
2008 17.9
2009 17.9
2010 19.1
2011 16.6
2012 20.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.045150501672241
2006 0.044905008635579
2007 0.076785714285714
2008 0.065298507462687
2009 0.093406593406593
2010 0.10017889087657
2011 0.14115308151093
2012 0.13052208835341

Compare Black Mountain Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
2,090.0% 20.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 13.1%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 

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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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