Desert Cove Elementary School



Desert Cove Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Desert Cove Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 78
1 63
2 83
3 78
4 73
5 76
6 80
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Desert Cove Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Paradise Valley Unified School District. It enrolls 531 students in grades 1st through 12th. Desert Cove Elementary School is the 586th largest public school in Arizona and the 19,105th largest nationally. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 531
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 19,105th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 586th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 88th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 203rd out of 932

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Desert Cove Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 295
(56%)
9,325
(53%)
 Female 236
(44%)
8,402
(47%)

Desert Cove Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 348
(66%)
9,931
(56%)
 Hispanic 113
(21%)
5,599
(32%)
 Two or More 35
(7%)
707
(4%)
 Black 17
(3%)
527
(3%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
159
(1%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
759
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
45
(0%)

Desert Cove Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 372
(70%)
12,101
(68%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 129
(24%)
4,898
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(6%)
728
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Desert Cove Elementary School is ranked 653rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Desert Cove Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (29.9%) is 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.

Desert Cove Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 618
2006 562
2007 565
2008 564
2009 546
2010 537
2011 572
2012 582
2013 609
2014 523
2015 531

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.8
2006 15.5
2007 15.7
2008 17.1
2009 15.4
2010 13.9
2011 15.3
2012 16.9
2013 16.8
2014 14.1
2015 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.28478964401294
2006 0.2491103202847
2007 0.23716814159292
2008 0.27836879432624
2009 0.2985347985348
2010 0.30912476722533
2011 0.35664335664336
2012 0.44329896907216
2013 0.1576354679803
2014 0.32122370936902
2015 0.29943502824859

Compare Desert Cove Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 29.9%
 
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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