NORTH RANCH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

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16406 N 61ST PL
SCOTTSDALE, AZ 85254
Phone: 602-449-6400
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 9
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: Medium-low
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: Kindergarten - 6th Grade
  • District: Paradise Valley Unified District
  • Students/Teacher: 15:1
  • Students/Grade: 74.3
  • Number Students: 520
  • Number Teachers: 35
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 4313
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Dr Sarah Hartley
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (79 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (66 Reviews)
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    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2015-02-13
    "My child is studying in Kindergarten here and so far we are very happy with the school. He looks forward to going to school every day and loves his teacher Miss Hilderbrand. We found the school safe and caring for the kids."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2015-01-25
    "Awesome school! Teachers, principal and staff are wonderful, this is my son's 6th year at North Ranch with one left to go....we will be so sad to leave this wonderful teaching environment. Love the Wranglers! Go North Ranch."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-11-14
    "I was sorry to see some negative reviews and they made me a bit nervous prior to school starting. This our first year. However, my daughter has been extremely happy at NR. Therefore, I am happy. So far so good!"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-07-30
    "This school is wonderful!! I am so saddened by some of the reviews that I am reading here. My kids have loved it here, great principal, great teachers, great honors program, everything is top notch. I am so glad we found this gem of a school."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-07-18
    "The self contained gifted program has been a disappointment. Even though there actually was a teacher this past year (no teacher the year before) the kids played computer games for math. Integration of technology is needed but not at the expense of actual instruction (I taught gifted 7-12th graders math for 4 years. I also attended a gifted program as a child. This school's program has not been competitive). The promised curriculum of Junior Great Books and College of William and Mary was not followed and the homework had very little academic value or relevance. The gifted teacher did not have any previous gifted classroom experience and did not have a gifted endorsement even though PVUSD advertises all of their gifted teachers hold the endorsement. We have heard that the other gifted teachers here are experienced, mentally stable and genuinely good teachers, which is why we stuck around. The positives are the P.E. and Music teachers & Community Ed programs. To other posters- If you have a different opinion, then state it without resorting to actual personal attacks against other posters. Everyone has a different experience. GreatSchools asks for leadership ratings."
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