Diamond Canyon Elementary



Diamond Canyon Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Diamond Canyon Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 78
1 95
2 99
3 122
4 119
5 121
6 131
7 132
8 135
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 1,032 students in grades 1st through 12th. Diamond Canyon Elementary is the 41st largest public school in Arizona and the 1,140th largest nationally. It has 19.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,032
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,140th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 41st out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 564th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 23rd out of 932

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Diamond Canyon Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 520
(50%)
10,815
(52%)
 Female 512
(50%)
10,035
(48%)

Diamond Canyon Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 874
(85%)
14,741
(71%)
 Hispanic 100
(10%)
3,802
(18%)
 Two or More 26
(3%)
658
(3%)
 Asian 19
(2%)
730
(4%)
 Black 9
(1%)
658
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
74
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
187
(1%)

Diamond Canyon Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 907
(88%)
14,700
(71%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 85
(8%)
4,977
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(4%)
1,173
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Diamond Canyon Elementary is ranked 717th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Diamond Canyon Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (12.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 53.6%. 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
2013 958
2014 1035
2015 1032

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
2013 17.9
2014 20.1
2015 19.6

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
2013 0.14926931106472
2014 0.12753623188406
2015 0.12112403100775

Compare Diamond Canyon Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
1,960.0% 19.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 12.1%
 
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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