PROFICIENCY 33% 7% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
34%Dysart Unified District
39%Surprise
36%Arizona

Western Peaks Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 8 and is located in the district of "Dysart Unified District" in Surprise, AZ. There are a total of 1,093 students and 50 teachers at Western Peaks Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 301 free lunch students and 109 reduced lunch students.

Western Peaks Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 33.0%, which is 7% lower than the Arizona average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1093
Teachers50
Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch301
Reduced lunch109

 

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 Western Peaks Elementary, 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
All33%
340-44%
445-49%
530-34%
620-24%
720-24%
835-39%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All33%
340-44%
445-49%
530-34%
625-29%
720-24%
820-24%
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.

Western Peaks Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArizonaNational
White 60.7% 49.6% 40.8% 51.1%
Black 9.2% 7.4% 5.1% 15.9%
Asian 3.7% 2.3% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 23.1% 36.0% 43.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.9% 4.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.3% 0.4% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.5% 3.4% 2.2% 3.1%

Surprise demographics profile

StatisticSurpriseArizonaNational
Population127,4927,278,717328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,1826591
Median age39.937.137.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)66%53%55%
Speak English86%73%79%
Speak Spanish9%20%13%

Education level achieved in Surprise

IndexSurpriseArizonaNational
Completed 8th grade89.6%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school88.9%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college66.5%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree37.7%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors27.6%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters9.1%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Western Peaks Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.