Desert Thunder

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7/10
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Reviews
53
Grades
K-8
Students
636
Type
Public
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
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Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


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Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Science
69%
State avg: 53%
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Math
42%
State avg: 38%
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English
43%
State avg: 38%
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Student progress
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Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
48%
White
29%
Black
17%
Asian
4%
Two or more races
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
23 :1
State avg: 21 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
82%
State avg: 85%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 95%
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Neighborhood
16750 West Garfield Dr
Goodyear, AZ 85338
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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