Yuma Elementary School District, Arizona

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Yuma Elementary School District
Yuma, Arizona
Yuma Elementary School District logo.jpg
District Profile
Superintendent:Darwin J. Stiffler
Number of schools:17
Budget: $82.3 million
Website:School Home Page
Board of Education
Board president:Joseph Melchionne
Board members:5 at-large
Term length:4 years
Yuma Elementary School District is a school district in Arizona. In the 2011-2012 school year, Yuma Elementary School District was the 30th-largest school district in Arizona and served 9,236 students.[1]

About the district

Yuma Elementary School District is located in Yuma County, Arizona.
Yuma Elementary School District is located in Yuma, Arizona, the county seat of Yuma County. In 2013, Yuma County was home to 201,201 residents according to United States Census Bureau estimates.[2]


Yuma County underperformed compared to the rest of Arizona in terms of higher education achievement in 2012. The United States Census Bureau found that 14.2 percent of Yuma County residents aged 25 years and older had attained a bachelor's degree compared to 26.6 percent in Arizona. The median household income for the county was $41,156 compared to $50,256 statewide. The poverty rate in Yuma County was 21.4 percent compared to 17.2 percent statewide.[2]

Racial Demographics, 2013[2]
Race Yuma County (%) Arizona (%)
White 91.3 84.0
Black or African American 2.7 4.6
American Indian and Alaska Native 2.2 5.3
Asian 1.5 3.2
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.2 0.3
Two or More Races 2.0 2.6
Hispanic or Latino 61.1 30.3

Presidential Voting Pattern, Yuma County[3]
Year Democratic Vote Republican Vote
2012 18,059 23,352
2008 18,559 24,577
2004 16,032 22,184
2000 12,055 15,708

Note: The United States Census Bureau considers "Hispanic or Latino" to be a place of origin rather than a race. Citizens may report both their race and their place of origin, and as a result, the percentages in each column of the racial demographics table may exceed 100 percent.[4][5]


The superintendent of Yuma Elementary School District is Darwin J. Stiffler.[6]


The table below diplays the budget for Yuma Elementary School District:[7][8]

Expenditures by Category
School Year Staff Expenses Student Services Operational Expenses Debt Service Other Budget Total
Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget
2013-2014 $31,327,796 37.5% $6,037,755 7.2% $7,162,243 8.6% $3,153,000 3.8% $35,874,578 42.9% $83,555,372
2014-2015 $44,638,495 54.3% $5,250,000 6.4% $0.00 0% $3,150,000 3.8% $29,240,155 35.5% $82,278,650
Averages: $37,983,145.5 46% $5,643,877.5 7% $3,581,121.5 4% $3,151,500 4% $32,557,366.5 39% $82,917,011

Contact information

Yuma Elementary School District logo.jpg
Yuma Elementary School District
450 W. 6th St.
Yuma, AZ 85364
Phone: 928-502-4300
Fax: 928-502-4442

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