School Details

Taylor Elementary School

682 School Bus Lane, Snowflake, AZ 85937
(928) 536-4156

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-3 309 students 18 students/teacher (AZ avg is 21)

Test Scores by grade


Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS)

In 2011-2012 Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS) was used to test students in reading and mathematics in grades 3 through 8 and 10, writing in grades 5, 6, 7, and 10, and in science in grades 4, 8 and 10. AIMS is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students have mastered Arizona's learning standards. Students must pass the grade 10 AIMS in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to meet or exceed state standards on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Snowflake Unified District average
  • Arizona state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Taylor Elementary School is a public elementary school in Snowflake. The principal of Taylor Elementary School is Dennis Evans. 309 children attend Taylor Elementary School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; American Indian/Alaskan Native; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 11% of the Taylor Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 58% of the 309 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Taylor Elementary School is 18:1. Highland Primary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 78% 82%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 6% 7%
Native American or Native Alaskan 6% %
Multiracial 2% %
Hispanic 14% 10%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.6% 0.5%
Asian 0% 0.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 58% 43%
Limited English proficiency 11% 5%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (7 years ago)

    Taylor elementary is an excellent school. I have subbed for them quite a bit. There is a real feeling of concern for each student. Teachers and staff care about each other and about the children they teach. There is a positive attitude at this school. The principal is very easy to work with and sincerely cares about his school and the children who attend. Their test scores are good too!

  • (8 years ago)

    Taylor Elementary School is a high-quality school. The education that my children recieve is very well-rounded. The teachers truly care about the students. The principal is very involved and very supportive. I'm happy to ahve my children attend this school.

  • (9 years ago)

    This school has a variety of good academic programs. For instance the district's gifted program is served from this campus. TE has a pre-school program for youngsters ages 3-4; a pre-k program for children who are four years of age; a district special needs program for kids who need those services a certified reading specialist who complements the efforts of classroom teachers and a resource program supporting children who need extra assistance. This school has an organized and functioning PTO. The principal is a good sport who allows his hair to be dyed blue every year when the children reach the one million minute reading mark.

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