Payson, AZ
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Payson Public Schools

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

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

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School Districts in Payson


Payson Unified School District Details

Payson Unified School District
902 W Main St
Payson, AZ 85541

2,336 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

20 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Payson Unified 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.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Julia Randall Elementary School
902 W. Main
Payson, AZ, 85541
03-05
Payson Center For Success High School
514 W Wade Lane
Payson, AZ, 85541
09-12
Payson Elementary School
500 East Rancho Road
Payson, AZ, 85541
KG-02
Payson High School
301 South Mc Lane
Payson, AZ, 85541
09-12
Payson Virtual Academy School
902 W Main St
Payson, AZ, 85541
07-12
Rim Country Middle School
304 South Meadow
Payson, AZ, 85541
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 75.5% 41.2%
Black 0.3% 5.4%
Hispanic 21.2% 45.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.4% 4.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 63.3% 38.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 57.9% 33.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.5% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,855 $9,398,490 46.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $567 $1,382,346 6.8%
Staff $412 $1,004,456 5.0%
General Administration $130 $316,940 1.6%
School Administration $256 $624,128 3.1%
Operation $925 $2,255,150 11.2%
Transportation $402 $980,076 4.9%
Other $293 $714,334 3.5%
Total Support $2,986 $7,279,868 36.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,446 $3,525,348 17.5%
Total Expenditures $8,287 $20,203,706 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,963 $4,398,097,495 47.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $535 $593,600,482 6.4%
Staff $384 $426,639,324 4.6%
General Administration $130 $144,253,688 1.5%
School Administration $392 $434,936,629 4.7%
Operation $908 $1,007,575,403 10.8%
Transportation $328 $364,343,876 3.9%
Other $311 $345,223,928 3.7%
Total Support $2,988 $3,316,601,101 35.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,463 $1,623,721,625 17.4%
Total Expenditures $8,414 $9,338,489,557 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Young Elementary School District Details

Young Elementary School District
Hwy 288/Baker Ranch Rd
Young, AZ 85554

45 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

6 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Young Elementary 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.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Young Elementary School
Hwy 288 Baker Ranch Rd.
Young, AZ, 85554
PK-08
Young High School
Hwy 288 Baker Ranch Rd.
Young, AZ, 85554
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.5% 41.2%
Black 2.6% 5.4%
Hispanic 7.9% 45.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 4.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 84.4% 38.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 68.9% 33.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.6% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $24,970 $824,010 54.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $303 $9,999 0.7%
Staff $1,000 $33,000 2.2%
General Administration $4,758 $157,014 10.3%
School Administration $0 $0 0.0%
Operation $6,121 $201,993 13.3%
Transportation $788 $26,004 1.7%
Other $5,879 $194,007 12.8%
Total Support $18,848 $621,984 41.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,152 $71,016 4.7%
Total Expenditures $45,970 $1,517,010 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,963 $4,398,097,495 47.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $535 $593,600,482 6.4%
Staff $384 $426,639,324 4.6%
General Administration $130 $144,253,688 1.5%
School Administration $392 $434,936,629 4.7%
Operation $908 $1,007,575,403 10.8%
Transportation $328 $364,343,876 3.9%
Other $311 $345,223,928 3.7%
Total Support $2,988 $3,316,601,101 35.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,463 $1,623,721,625 17.4%
Total Expenditures $8,414 $9,338,489,557 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%