Knox Gifted Academy School

Serves grades PK - 6

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
700 W Orchid Ln
Chandler, AZ 85225
Phone
(480) 812-7000
District
CHANDLER UNIFIED DISTRICT #80
County
MARICOPA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
716
Classroom Teachers
37

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arizona

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.7% of AZ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Knox Gifted Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 94 46
Proficiency in Reading 94 44
Proficiency in Math 93 48

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 96 48
Proficiency in Reading 95 49
Proficiency in Math 97 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 95 46
Proficiency in Reading 94 44
Proficiency in Math 96 48

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 91 42
Proficiency in Reading 89 42
Proficiency in Math 93 42

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.51
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.18
AVG FOR STATE 23.10
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 85 11.9%
Kindergarten 44 6.1%
Grade 1 63 8.8%
Grade 2 70 9.8%
Grade 3 106 14.8%
Grade 4 108 15.1%
Grade 5 124 17.3%
Grade 6 116 16.2%
Total 716 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 51.5% 56.9% 40.7%
Black 2.6% 5.6% 5.5%
Hispanic 14.2% 27.3% 46.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 31.3% 8.7% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 1.6% 4.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.6% 26.6% 44.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.4% 23.3% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.3% 3.3% 10.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 234,685 6,931,071
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,953.9 60
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.2% 6.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.9% 20.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.1% 33.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.1% 24.3%
65 OR OLDER 13.7% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number of households 82,556 2,448,919
Single parent households with children 8.8% 11.6%
Adults with at least a high school diploma 92.4% 86.2%
Adults with at least a bachelor's degree 41.5% 28.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 17.2% 8.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.2% 12.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.9% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.0% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.4% 19.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.6% 16.1%
$15,000 or less 6.6% 12.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,878 $159,486,628 53.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $414 $17,026,164 5.7%
Staff $268 $11,021,768 3.7%
General Administration $31 $1,274,906 0.4%
School Administration $311 $12,790,186 4.3%
Operation $752 $30,926,752 10.3%
Transportation $262 $10,775,012 3.6%
Other $213 $8,759,838 2.9%
Total Support $2,250 $92,533,500 30.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,148 $47,212,648 15.8%
Total Expenditures $7,276 $299,232,776 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,973 $4,395,208,823 47.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $536 $593,048,949 6.4%
Staff $386 $426,860,817 4.6%
General Administration $130 $143,852,759 1.5%
School Administration $393 $434,453,000 4.7%
Operation $910 $1,006,750,691 10.8%
Transportation $329 $364,370,839 3.9%
Other $312 $345,065,689 3.7%
Total Support $2,996 $3,314,433,407 35.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,468 $1,623,568,082 17.4%
Total Expenditures $8,438 $9,333,281,880 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%