Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies

Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies serves 432 students in grades 4 - 9.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the AZ average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies operates within the Mesa Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 432 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-9
Total Students 432 students
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Total Teachers (2008-2014)
Students by Grade Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 23:1
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Asian
11%
3%
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Asian Students (2008-2013)
Hispanic
9%
44%
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Black Students (2008-2013)
White
80%
41%
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies White Students (2008-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.34 0.42
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Diversity Score (2008-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
36%
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
14%
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2014)

District Comparison

Mesa Unified School District's student population of 64,161 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,774 in this district is less than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,570 is less than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Mesa Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
1
Number of Students Managed 64,161 311
Mesa Unified  School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $592 MM $3 MM
Mesa Unified  School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $578 MM $2 MM
Mesa Unified  School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,774 $9,449
Mesa Unified  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,570 $8,879
Mesa Unified  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Evit - Fremont Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Evit - Fremont Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Salk Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MesaSalk Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 625 students
    0.1 miles
    7029 E. Brown Rd.
    MesaAZ 85207
    (480)472-8400
    0.1KG-6625
  • MesaEvit - Fremont Junior High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9
    0.3 miles
    1001 North Power Rd
    MesaAZ 85205
    (480)472-8300
    0.39n/a
  • MesaFremont Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 995 students
    0.3 miles
    1001 N. Power Rd.
    MesaAZ 85205
    (480)472-8300
    0.37-8995
  • MesaRed Mountain High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 3313 students
    0.4 miles
    7301 E. Brown Rd.
    MesaAZ 85207
    (480)472-8000
    0.49-123313
  • MesaFranklin Junior High School
    Grades: 7-9 | 226 students
    0.5 miles
    4949 E. Southern Ave.
    MesaAZ 85206
    (480)472-2600
    0.57-9226

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