Black Mountain Elementary School



Black Mountain Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Black Mountain Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 42
1 45
2 57
3 61
4 61
5 73
6 87
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 426 students in grades 1st through 12th. Black Mountain Elementary School is the 779th largest public school in Arizona and the 29,394th largest nationally. It has 18.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 426
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,394th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 779th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 399th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 674th out of 932

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Black Mountain Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 219
(51%)
1,366
(49%)
 Male 207
(49%)
1,429
(51%)

Black Mountain Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 351
(82%)
2,314
(83%)
 Hispanic 52
(12%)
306
(11%)
 Two or More 11
(3%)
66
(2%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
71
(3%)
 Black 4
(1%)
24
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
8
(0%)

Black Mountain Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 376
(88%)
2,493
(89%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 43
(10%)
250
(9%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(2%)
52
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Black Mountain Elementary School is ranked 879th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Black Mountain Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (11.7%) 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.

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
2013 479
2014 463
2015 426

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
2013 19.4
2014 15.7
2015 18

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
2013 0.10647181628392
2014 0.12095032397408
2015 0.11737089201878

Compare Black Mountain Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 11.7%
 
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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