Mountain Shadows Elementary School



Mountain Shadows Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mountain Shadows Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 32
K 81
1 57
2 74
3 66
4 60
5 64
6 64
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mountain Shadows Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Glendale, AZ in the Deer Valley Unified School District. It enrolls 498 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mountain Shadows Elementary School is the 654th largest public school in Arizona and the 22,122nd largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 498
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,122nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 654th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 204th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 446th out of 932

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Mountain Shadows Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 281
(56%)
10,815
(52%)
 Female 217
(44%)
10,035
(48%)

Mountain Shadows Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 324
(65%)
14,741
(71%)
 Hispanic 122
(24%)
3,802
(18%)
 Two or More 25
(5%)
658
(3%)
 Black 16
(3%)
658
(3%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
187
(1%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
730
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
74
(0%)

Mountain Shadows Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 275
(55%)
14,700
(71%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 159
(32%)
4,977
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 64
(13%)
1,173
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Mountain Shadows Elementary School is ranked 540th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mountain Shadows Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (44.8%) is slightly 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.

Mountain Shadows Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 793
2006 739
2007 705
2008 646
2009 595
2010 534
2011 499
2012 462
2013 472
2014 463
2015 498

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.1
2006 18.7
2007 18.1
2008 17.4
2009 18.5
2010 17.9
2011 16.7
2012 15.4
2013 17.9
2014 15.3
2015 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.10088272383354
2006 0.15561569688769
2007 0.0014184397163121
2008 0.23993808049536
2009 0.2672268907563
2010 0.33520599250936
2011 0.35871743486974
2012 0.46320346320346
2013 0.5
2014 0.48380129589633
2015 0.44779116465863

Compare Mountain Shadows Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 44.8%
 
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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