PROFICIENCY 43% 19% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
48%Peoria Unified School District
50%Glendale
36%Arizona

Desert Valley Elementary School is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Peoria Unified School District" in Glendale, AZ. There are a total of 557 students and 31 teachers at Desert Valley Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 205 free lunch students and 49 reduced lunch students.

Desert Valley Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 42.5%, which is 19% higher than the Arizona average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students557
Teachers31.33
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch205
Reduced lunch49

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Desert Valley Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All41%
360-64%
430-34%
520-29%
630-39%
745-49%
840-44%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All44%
360-64%
450-54%
530-39%
640-49%
735-39%
835-39%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Desert Valley Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArizonaNational
White 59.8% 57.0% 40.8% 51.1%
Black 6.1% 4.6% 5.1% 15.9%
Asian 2.2% 2.6% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 29.0% 30.3% 43.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.9% 4.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.4% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.6% 4.2% 2.2% 3.1%

Glendale demographics profile

StatisticGlendaleArizonaNational
Population158,6777,278,717328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)9036591
Median age39.237.137.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%53%55%
Speak English85%73%79%
Speak Spanish10%20%13%

Education level achieved in Glendale

IndexGlendaleArizonaNational
Completed 8th grade88.9%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school88.3%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college67.0%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree39.0%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.8%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters10.5%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.7%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Desert Valley Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.