PROFICIENCY 63% 76% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
31%Tempe School District
45%Tempe
36%Arizona

Ward Traditional Academy is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Tempe School District" in Tempe, AZ. There are a total of 483 students and 25 teachers at Ward Traditional Academy, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 96 free lunch students and 34 reduced lunch students.

Ward Traditional Academy has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 62.5%, which is 76% higher than the Arizona average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students483
Teachers24.9
Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch96
Reduced lunch34

 

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 Ward Traditional Academy, 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
All57%
380-89%
465-69%
550-59%
630-39%
730-39%
850-59%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All68%
3>= 90%
480-84%
550-59%
650-59%
750-59%
860-69%
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.

Ward Traditional Academy race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArizonaNational
White 53.8% 22.0% 40.8% 51.1%
Black 5.2% 10.6% 5.1% 15.9%
Asian 5.8% 2.4% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 27.7% 52.6% 43.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 7.4% 4.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.8% 1.2% 0.4% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.8% 3.7% 2.2% 3.1%

Tempe demographics profile

StatisticTempeArizonaNational
Population174,7087,278,717328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)4,3706591
Median age28.537.137.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)34%53%55%
Speak English75%73%79%
Speak Spanish14%20%13%

Education level achieved in Tempe

IndexTempeArizonaNational
Completed 8th grade90.2%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school89.1%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college75.4%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree50.5%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors42.7%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters17.1%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.9%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.6%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Ward Traditional Academy data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.