Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies

6919 East Brown Rd

Mesa, AZ 85207

Grades: 4-9

437 students

Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies serves 437 students in grades 4-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies operates within the Mesa Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 437 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-9
Total Students 437 students
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Total Students (2008-2013)
Gender % 41% Male / 59%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Total Teachers (2008-2013)
Students by Grade Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 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 22:1 18:1
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2013)
American Indian
1%
5%
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies American Indian Students (2008-2009)
Asian
8%
3%
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Asian Students (2008-2013)
Hispanic
9%
43%
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Black Students (2008-2013)
White
81%
42%
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies White Students (2008-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.33 0.42
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Diversity Score (2008-2013)
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.
7%
37%
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2013)
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.
3%
10%
Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 75,644 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,691 is less than the state average of $9,374. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,881 is higher than the state average of $8,323. The district spending/student has grown by 35% over four years.
School District Name Mesa Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
85
1
Number of Students Managed 75,644 299
Mesa Unified  School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $611 MM $2 MM
Mesa Unified  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $625 MM $2 MM
Mesa Unified  School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,691 $9,374
Mesa Unified  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,881 $8,323
Mesa Unified  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MesaSalk Elementary School
    7029 East Brown Rd
    MesaAZ 85207
    (480)472-0200
    0.1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 638 students                      
  • MesaEvit - Fremont Junior High School
    Vocational School
    1001 North Power Rd
    MesaAZ 85205
    (480)472-8300
    Vocational School

    0.3 mi | Gr. 9 | n/a students                      
  • MesaFremont Junior High School
    1001 North Power Rd
    MesaAZ 85205
    (480)472-0200
    0.3 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 1000 students                      
  • MesaRed Mountain High School
    7301 East Brown Rd
    MesaAZ 85207
    (480)472-0200
    0.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 3275 students                      
  • MesaFranklin Junior High School
    4949 East Southern Ave
    MesaAZ 85206
    (480)472-8990
    0.5 mi | Gr. 7-9 | 162 students                      

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