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

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School Districts in Tempe


Educational Options Foundation School District Details

Educational Options Foundation School District
2150 E. Southern Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85282

522 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Educational Options Foundation 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
Edoptions High School Learning Center
2150 E Southern Avenue
Tempe, AZ, 85282
09-12
Edoptions Preparatory Academy School
2021 N Grand Avenue
Nogales, AZ, 85621
07-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 35.2% 41.2%
Black 2.6% 5.4%
Hispanic 57.8% 45.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 4.4% 4.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0% 38.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 33.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $1,392 $432,912 28.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $222 $69,042 4.6%
Staff $215 $66,865 4.4%
General Administration $3 $933 0.1%
School Administration $675 $209,925 13.9%
Operation $929 $288,919 19.2%
Transportation $55 $17,105 1.1%
Other $1,357 $422,027 28.0%
Total Support $3,457 $1,075,127 71.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3 $933 0.1%
Total Expenditures $4,852 $1,508,972 100.0%
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%

Gar Llc Dba Student Choice High School District Details

Gar Llc Dba Student Choice High School District
1833 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Tempe, AZ 85281

235 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Gar Llc Dba Student Choice High School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Arizona

No Data

(10 is best)

Better than ×% of AZ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

No Data

(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
Student Choice High School
1833 N. Scottsdale Road
Tempe, AZ, 85281
09-12
Student Choice High School
8194 W. Deer Valley Rd
Peoria, AZ, 85382
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 53.5% 41.2%
Black 3.9% 5.4%
Hispanic 38.3% 45.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.9% 4.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0% 38.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 33.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $2,063 $457,986 41.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $5 $1,110 0.1%
Staff $9 $1,998 0.2%
General Administration $41 $9,102 0.8%
School Administration $1,068 $237,096 21.2%
Operation $1,523 $338,106 30.3%
Transportation $90 $19,980 1.8%
Other $194 $43,068 3.9%
Total Support $2,928 $650,016 58.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $36 $7,992 0.7%
Total Expenditures $5,027 $1,115,994 100.0%
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%

Kyrene Elementary School District Details

Kyrene Elementary School District
8700 S Kyrene Road
Tempe, AZ 85284

17,386 Students enrolled in District

25 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Kyrene 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.

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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
C I Waggoner School
1050 E Carver Rd
Tempe, AZ, 85284
PK-05
Kyrene Akimel A-Al Middle School
2720 East Liberty Lane
Phoenix, AZ, 85048
06-08
Kyrene Altadena Middle School
14620 S. Desert Foothills Blvd
Phoenix, AZ, 85048
06-08
Kyrene Aprende Middle School
777 N. Desert Breeze Blvd. Eas
Chandler, AZ, 85226
06-08
Kyrene Centennial Middle School
13808 S. 36th Street
Phoenix, AZ, 85044
06-08
Kyrene De La Colina School
13612 S. 36th Street
Phoenix, AZ, 85044
PK-05
Kyrene De La Esperanza School
14841 S. 41st Place
Phoenix, AZ, 85044
PK-05
Kyrene De La Estrella Elementary School
2620 E. Liberty Lane
Phoenix, AZ, 85048
PK-05
Kyrene De La Mariposa School
50 E. Knox Road
Tempe, AZ, 85284
PK-05
Kyrene De La Mirada School
5500 W Galveston Street
Chandler, AZ, 85226
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 52.1% 41.2%
Black 10.1% 5.4%
Hispanic 27.2% 45.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.9% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.8% 4.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.3% 38.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 22.9% 33.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,209 $73,223,973 52.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $536 $9,324,792 6.7%
Staff $356 $6,193,332 4.5%
General Administration $60 $1,043,820 0.8%
School Administration $299 $5,201,703 3.8%
Operation $740 $12,873,780 9.3%
Transportation $378 $6,576,066 4.7%
Other $203 $3,531,591 2.5%
Total Support $2,572 $44,745,084 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,188 $20,667,636 14.9%
Total Expenditures $7,970 $138,654,090 100.0%
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%

Pinnacle Education Tempe Inc. School District Details

Pinnacle Education Tempe Inc. School District
2224 W. Southern Avenue
Tempe, AZ 85282

325 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Pinnacle Education Tempe Inc. School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Arizona

No Data

(10 is best)

Better than ×% of AZ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

No Data

(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
Pinnacle High School Tempe
2224 W. Southern Ave. Suite #
Tempe, AZ, 85282
09-12
Pinnacle Virtual High School
4700 S. Mc Clintock Dr.
Tempe, AZ, 85282
06-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 38.4% 41.2%
Black 14.5% 5.4%
Hispanic 42.5% 45.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 4.1% 4.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0% 38.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 33.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,113 $1,966,014 55.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,023 $488,994 13.7%
Staff $0 $0 0.0%
General Administration $17 $8,126 0.2%
School Administration $339 $162,042 4.6%
Operation $487 $232,786 6.6%
Transportation $0 $0 0.0%
Other $44 $21,032 0.6%
Total Support $1,910 $912,980 25.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,418 $677,804 19.1%
Total Expenditures $7,441 $3,556,798 100.0%
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%

Tempe School District Details

Tempe School District
3205 S Rural Rd
Tempe, AZ 85282

11,962 Students enrolled in District

23 Schools in District

17 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Tempe 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)

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
Aguilar School
5800 S. Forest Ave.
Tempe, AZ, 85283
KG-05
Arredondo Elementary School
1330 E Carson Dr
Tempe, AZ, 85282
KG-05
Broadmor Elementary School
311 E Aepli Drive
Tempe, AZ, 85282
KG-05
Carminati School
4001 S Mc Allister Ave
Tempe, AZ, 85282
KG-05
Connolly Middle School
2002 East Concorda Drive
Tempe, AZ, 85282
06-08
Curry Elementary School
1974 East Meadow Drive
Tempe, AZ, 85282
KG-05
Evans Elementary School
4525 S College Ave
Tempe, AZ, 85282
N-N
Fees College Preparatory Middle School
1600 E Watson Dr
Tempe, AZ, 85283
06-08
Flora Thew Elementary School
2130 E Howe Ave
Tempe, AZ, 85281
KG-06
Frank Elementary School
8409 S Avenida Del Yaqui
Guadalupe, AZ, 85283
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 23.4% 41.2%
Black 11.0% 5.4%
Hispanic 55.0% 45.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.6% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 8.0% 4.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 60.5% 38.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 54.1% 33.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.5% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,503 $53,473,125 47.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $652 $7,742,500 6.9%
Staff $684 $8,122,500 7.3%
General Administration $70 $831,250 0.7%
School Administration $395 $4,690,625 4.2%
Operation $888 $10,545,000 9.4%
Transportation $345 $4,096,875 3.7%
Other $364 $4,322,500 3.9%
Total Support $3,398 $40,351,250 36.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,522 $18,073,750 16.1%
Total Expenditures $9,422 $111,886,250 100.0%
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%

Tempe Union High School District Details

Tempe Union High School District
500 W Guadalupe Rd
Tempe, AZ 85283

13,967 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

22 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Tempe Union High 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
Compadre High School
500 W Guadalupe Rd
Tempe, AZ, 85283
09-12
Corona Del Sol High School
1001 E. Knox Road
Tempe, AZ, 85284
09-12
Desert Vista High School
16440 S 32nd St
Phoenix, AZ, 85048
09-12
Marcos De Niza High School
6000 S Lakeshore Drive
Tempe, AZ, 85283
09-12
Mcclintock High School
1830 E Del Rio Dr
Tempe, AZ, 85282
09-12
Mountain Pointe High School
4201 E Knox Rd
Phoenix, AZ, 85044
09-12
Tapbi School
500 West Guadalupe Road
Tempe, AZ, 85283
09-12
Tempe High School
1730 S. Mill Ave.
Tempe, AZ, 85281
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 44.8% 41.2%
Black 11.4% 5.4%
Hispanic 34.1% 45.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.4% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 4.3% 4.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.8% 38.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.8% 33.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,853 $54,057,590 38.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $559 $7,842,770 5.6%
Staff $393 $5,513,790 3.9%
General Administration $92 $1,290,760 0.9%
School Administration $431 $6,046,930 4.3%
Operation $1,034 $14,507,020 10.4%
Transportation $301 $4,223,030 3.0%
Other $359 $5,036,770 3.6%
Total Support $3,168 $44,447,040 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,953 $41,430,590 29.6%
Total Expenditures $9,975 $139,949,250 100.0%
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%

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