Powell Junior High School (Closed 2012)

Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was more than the state average of 59%.
Powell Junior High School operated within the Mesa Unified School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students n/a
Powell Junior High School Total Students (1987-2010)
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Powell Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2010)

School Comparison

This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 23:1
Powell Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2008)
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.
n/a 0.42
Powell Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2010)
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.
n/a
36%
Powell Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2010)
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.
n/a
14%
Powell Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2010)

District Comparison

School District Name Mesa Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
1
Number of Students Managed 64,119 311
Mesa Unified  School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $592 MM $3 MM
Mesa Unified  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $578 MM $2 MM
Mesa Unified  School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,774 $9,449
Mesa Unified  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,570 $8,879
Mesa Unified  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2010 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Evit - Apache Junction High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Evit - Brimhall Junior High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Redbird Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MesaRedbird Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 605 students1020 South Extension
    MesaAZ 85210
    (480)472-0200
    0.2KG-6605
  • MesaGuerrero Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 635 students463 South Alma School Rd
    MesaAZ 85210
    (480)472-0200
    0.7KG-6635
  • MesaAdams Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 786 students738 South Longmore
    MesaAZ 85202
    (480)472-0200
    0.9PK-6786
  • MesaMesa Arts Academy
    Charter School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 233 students221 West 6th Ave
    MesaAZ 85210
    (480)844-3965
    0.9KG-8233
  • MesaBurke Basic School
    Charter School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 887 students131 East Southern Ave
    MesaAZ 85210
    (480)964-4602
    1.3KG-6887
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