Glendale Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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School Districts in Glendale


Glendale Elementary District 4271 School District Details

Glendale Elementary District 4271 School District
7301 N 58 Th Ave
Glendale, AZ 85301

11,721 Students enrolled in District

17 Schools in District

21 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Glendale Elementary District 4271 School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Arizona

(10 is best)

Better than of AZ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

50 40 30 20 10 0
30%
46%
29%
46%
31%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bicentennial North School
7237 W Missouri Ave
Glendale, AZ, 85303
PK-08
Bicentennial South School
7240 W Colter St
Glendale, AZ, 85303
PK-03
Challenger Middle School
6905 W Maryland Ave
Glendale, AZ, 85303
04-08
Coyote Ridge School
7677 W. Bethany
Glendale, AZ, 85303
PK-08
Desert Garden Elementary School
7020 W Ocotillo Rd
Glendale, AZ, 85303
PK-06
Desert Spirit School
7355 W Orangewood Ave
Glendale, AZ, 85303
PK-08
Discovery School
7910 W Maryland Ave
Glendale, AZ, 85303
KG-08
Don Mensendick School
5535 N 67 Th Ave
Glendale, AZ, 85301
04-08
Glendale American School
8530 N 55 Th Ave
Glendale, AZ, 85302
PK-08
Glendale Landmark School
5730 W Myrtle Ave
Glendale, AZ, 85301
PK-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 10.7% 39.2%
Black 10.3% 5.6%
Hispanic 74.2% 46.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.9% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.8% 5.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 90.3% 47.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 82.2% 40.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.1% 6.8%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,843 $47,067,000 48.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $597 $7,307,000 7.5%
Staff $542 $6,638,000 6.8%
General Administration $127 $1,554,000 1.6%
School Administration $429 $5,251,000 5.4%
Operation $795 $9,741,000 10.0%
Transportation $214 $2,620,000 2.7%
Other $338 $4,145,000 4.3%
Total Support $3,042 $37,256,000 38.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,042 $12,766,000 13.1%
Total Expenditures $7,928 $97,089,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,204 $4,884,051,000 46.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $606 $703,532,000 6.6%
Staff $379 $440,696,000 4.2%
General Administration $162 $188,789,000 1.8%
School Administration $434 $504,234,000 4.8%
Operation $946 $1,099,462,000 10.4%
Transportation $323 $375,723,000 3.5%
Other $355 $412,109,000 3.9%
Total Support $3,206 $3,724,545,000 35.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,720 $1,998,973,000 18.8%
Total Expenditures $9,130 $10,607,569,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

Peoria Unified School District 4237 School District Details

Peoria Unified School District 4237 School District
6330 W Thunderbird Rd
Glendale, AZ 85306

37,842 Students enrolled in District

44 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Peoria Unified School District 4237 School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Arizona

(10 is best)

Better than of AZ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
50%
46%
50%
46%
50%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Alta Loma School
9750 N 87 Th Ave
Peoria, AZ, 85345
PK-08
Apache Elementary School
8633 W John Cabot Rd
Peoria, AZ, 85382
PK-08
Cactus High School
6330 W Greenway Rd
Glendale, AZ, 85306
07-12
Canyon Elementary School
5490 W Paradise Ln
Glendale, AZ, 85306
PK-08
Centennial High School
14388 N 79 Th Ave
Peoria, AZ, 85381
07-12
Cheyenne Elementary School
11806 N 87 Th Ave
Peoria, AZ, 85345
PK-08
Copperwood School
11232 N 65 Th Ave
Glendale, AZ, 85304
PK-08
Cotton Boll School
8540 W Butler Dr
Peoria, AZ, 85345
PK-08
Country Meadows Elementary School
8409 N 111 Th Ave
Peoria, AZ, 85345
PK-08
Coyote Hills Elementary School
21180 N 87 Th Ave
Peoria, AZ, 85382
PK-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 54.2% 39.2%
Black 5.1% 5.6%
Hispanic 36.8% 46.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.7% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.3% 5.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 40.4% 47.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.2% 40.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.1% 6.8%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,187 $150,930,000 51.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $756 $27,239,000 9.2%
Staff $319 $11,511,000 3.9%
General Administration $130 $4,686,000 1.6%
School Administration $390 $14,054,000 4.7%
Operation $773 $27,862,000 9.4%
Transportation $258 $9,315,000 3.1%
Other $233 $8,391,000 2.8%
Total Support $2,859 $103,058,000 34.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,167 $42,073,000 14.2%
Total Expenditures $8,213 $296,061,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,204 $4,884,051,000 46.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $606 $703,532,000 6.6%
Staff $379 $440,696,000 4.2%
General Administration $162 $188,789,000 1.8%
School Administration $434 $504,234,000 4.8%
Operation $946 $1,099,462,000 10.4%
Transportation $323 $375,723,000 3.5%
Other $355 $412,109,000 3.9%
Total Support $3,206 $3,724,545,000 35.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,720 $1,998,973,000 18.8%
Total Expenditures $9,130 $10,607,569,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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