Desert Willow Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2172 N Arizola Rd
Casa Grande, AZ 85122
Phone
(520) 836-2111
District
CASA GRANDE ELEMENTARY DISTRICT (4446)
County
PINAL COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
499
Classroom Teachers
26

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arizona

7

(10 is best)

Better than 62.6% of AZ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Desert Willow Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
45%
49%
45%
47%
44%
52%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
47%
51%
54%
52%
40%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
63%
50%
60%
53%
65%
48%
63%
50%
60%
53%
65%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
20
22
23
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 63 12.6%
Grade 1 76 15.2%
Grade 2 64 12.8%
Grade 3 87 17.4%
Grade 4 112 22.4%
Grade 5 93 18.6%
Total 499 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 40.7% 22.8% 38.9%
Black 2.4% 3.6% 5.6%
Hispanic 52.7% 66.4% 46.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 0.6% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.0% 6.7% 5.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 58.7% 70.6% 47.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 47.9% 61.6% 40.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.8% 9.0% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 68,890 7,278,717
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 195.0 63
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.8% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.3% 19.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.7% 32.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.2% 24.0%
65 OR OLDER 18.0% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 22,465 2,571,268
Single Parent Households With Children 16.7% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 82.8% 87.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 15.4% 29.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.6% 11.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.9% 14.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.9% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.5% 18.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.0% 18.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.4% 13.8%
$15,000 or less 12.7% 10.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,437 $23,457,525 47.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $461 $3,146,325 6.3%
Staff $487 $3,323,775 6.7%
General Administration $115 $784,875 1.6%
School Administration $339 $2,313,675 4.6%
Operation $922 $6,292,650 12.6%
Transportation $505 $3,446,625 6.9%
Other $263 $1,794,975 3.6%
Total Support $3,092 $21,102,900 42.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $790 $5,391,750 10.8%
Total Expenditures $7,319 $49,952,175 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,101 $4,739,754,811 46.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $588 $679,729,078 6.7%
Staff $372 $429,834,408 4.2%
General Administration $149 $172,638,369 1.7%
School Administration $430 $496,574,086 4.9%
Operation $943 $1,090,092,667 10.8%
Transportation $317 $366,834,508 3.6%
Other $342 $395,127,147 3.9%
Total Support $3,142 $3,630,812,438 35.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,529 $1,767,618,417 17.4%
Total Expenditures $8,772 $10,138,192,386 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%