Powell Junior High School (Closed 2011)

Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was more than the state average of 58%.
Powell Junior High School (Closed 2011) operated within the Mesa Unified School District.

Overview

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

School Comparison

This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 18:1
Powell Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2010)
American Indian
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5%
Asian
n/a
3%
Powell Junior High School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
n/a
43%
Powell Junior High School Hispanic (1988-2010)
Black
n/a
5%
Powell Junior High School Black (1988-2010)
White
n/a
42%
Powell Junior High School White (1988-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Powell Junior High School Sch Ethnicity Powell Junior High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.00 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
11%
Powell Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2010)

District Comparison

School District Name Mesa Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
84
1
Number of Students Managed 73,895 257
Mesa Unified  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $611 MM $2 MM
Mesa Unified  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $625 MM $2 MM
Mesa Unified  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,691 $9,374
Mesa Unified  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,881 $8,323
Mesa Unified  School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2010 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Evit - Marcos De Niza High School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Evit - Powell 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 Students Grades
  • Mesa Redbird Elementary School
    1020 South Extension
    Mesa , AZ 85210
    (480)472-0200
    0.2  mi  |  577  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Mesa Guerrero Elementary School
    463 South Alma School Rd
    Mesa , AZ 85210
    (480)472-0200
    0.7  mi  |  598  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Mesa Mesa Arts Academy
    Charter School
    221 West 6th Ave
    Mesa , AZ 85210
    (480)844-3965
    Charter School
    0.9  mi  |  236  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Mesa Adams Elementary School
    738 South Longmore
    Mesa , AZ 85202
    (480)472-0200
    0.9  mi  |  800  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Mesa Burke Basic School
    Charter School
    131 East Southern Ave
    Mesa , AZ 85210
    (480)964-4602
    Charter School
    1.3  mi  |  883  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

Area Statistics

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Did You Know?
Mesa, AZ public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.47, which is higher than the Arizona average of 0.36. The most diverse school in Mesa is Vista Grove Preparatory Academy Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arizona or national school diversity statistics.