Rio Vista Elementary



Rio Vista Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rio Vista Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 66
1 76
2 77
3 73
4 94
5 88
6 96
7 98
8 96
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rio Vista Elementary is a public elementary school located in Avondale, AZ in the Pendergast Elementary School District. It enrolls 764 students in grades 1st through 12th. Rio Vista Elementary is the 233rd largest public school in Arizona and the 5,517th largest nationally. It has 23.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 764
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,517th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 233rd out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 878th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 408th out of 932

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Rio Vista Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 396
(52%)
5,241
(52%)
 Female 368
(48%)
4,778
(48%)

Rio Vista Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 490
(64%)
7,294
(73%)
 White 108
(14%)
1,329
(13%)
 Black 99
(13%)
761
(8%)
 Two or More 33
(4%)
295
(3%)
 Asian 18
(2%)
189
(2%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
122
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 8
(1%)
29
(0%)

Rio Vista Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 342
(45%)
2,012
(20%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 330
(43%)
7,643
(76%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 92
(12%)
364
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Rio Vista Elementary is ranked 267th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rio Vista Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.2%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.6%. 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.

Rio Vista Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 859
2006 861
2007 916
2008 842
2009 876
2010 804
2011 834
2012 833
2013 810
2014 805
2015 764

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.2
2006 22.8
2007 23.2
2008 18.7
2009 21.9
2010 21.4
2011 23
2012 21.1
2013 20.2
2014 20.1
2015 23.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49941792782305
2006 0.49361207897793
2007 0.53602620087336
2008 0.48099762470309
2009 0.53767123287671
2010 0.50248756218905
2011 0.63189448441247
2012 0.67466986794718
2013 0.66666666666667
2014 0.44223602484472
2015 0.55235602094241

Compare Rio Vista Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
2,390.0% 23.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.6%
 
This School 55.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Rio Vista Elementary
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Public KG - 08 764 23.9:1  
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Public PK - 08 870 21.2:1 3 miles
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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