PROFICIENCY 26% 27% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
43%Paradise Valley Unified District

Larkspur Elementary School is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Paradise Valley Unified District" in Phoenix, AZ. There are a total of 517 students and 35 teachers at Larkspur Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 339 free lunch students and 48 reduced lunch students.

Larkspur Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 26.0%, which is 27% lower than the Arizona average.


Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch339
Reduced lunch48


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 Larkspur 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

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

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.

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Larkspur Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 36.8% 60.0% 40.8% 51.1%
African American 0.0% 0.3% 5.1% 15.9%
Asian 0.8% 3.4% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 52.2% 28.5% 43.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.9% 1.1% 4.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 4.2% 3.0% 0.4% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.2% 3.7% 2.2% 3.1%

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Phoenix demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)3,0055791
Median age33.337.137.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%53%55%
Speak English63%73%79%
Speak Spanish31%20%13%

Education level achieved in Phoenix

Completed 8th grade79.7%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school77.2%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college57.3%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.2%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors27.4%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters9.8%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.9%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.2%1.3%
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