Edkey Inc. - Sequoia Charter School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 2 public charter schools serving 847 students in Edkey Inc. - Sequoia Charter School District. This district's average charter testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public charter schools in Arizona.
Public Charter Schools in Edkey Inc. - Sequoia Charter School District have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the Arizona public charter school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 21% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public charter schools in Edkey Inc. - Sequoia Charter School District are Sequoia Elementary School and Sequoia Secondary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public charter school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Edkey Inc. - Sequoia Charter School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AZ)
# Schools
2 Schools
552 Schools
# Students
847 Students
188,184 Students
# Teachers
n/a
18 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
n/a

District Rank

Edkey Inc. - Sequoia Charter School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 403 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 70-79% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#528 out of 640 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Edkey  Inc. - Sequoia Charter   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Edkey  Inc. - Sequoia Charter   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Edkey  Inc. - Sequoia Charter   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
70-79%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Edkey  Inc. - Sequoia Charter   School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.43
0.66
# American Indian Students
12 Students
4,046 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
2%
# Asian Students
7 Students
10,534 Students
% Asian Students
1%
6%
# Hispanic Students
620 Students
70,499 Students
% Hispanic Students
73%
38%
# Black Students
36 Students
11,504 Students
% Black Students
4%
6%
# White Students
152 Students
83,284 Students
% White Students
18%
44%
# Hawaiian Students
6 Students
803 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
14 Students
7,498 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
59
# Students in K Grade:
61
16,158
# Students in 1st Grade:
65
15,852
# Students in 2nd Grade:
76
15,728
# Students in 3rd Grade:
80
15,723
# Students in 4th Grade:
86
15,798
# Students in 5th Grade:
98
15,494
# Students in 6th Grade:
75
15,301
# Students in 7th Grade:
77
14,117
# Students in 8th Grade:
73
13,662
# Students in 9th Grade:
48
9,909
# Students in 10th Grade:
43
10,769
# Students in 11th Grade:
39
11,560
# Students in 12th Grade:
26
18,052
# Ungraded Students:
-
2

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,306 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,299. The school district revenue/student has grown by 63% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,077 is higher than the state median of $9,842. The school district spending/student has grown by 63% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue
$8 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Edkey  Inc. - Sequoia Charter   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$9 MM
$3 MM
This chart display total spending of Edkey  Inc. - Sequoia Charter   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,306
$10,299
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Edkey  Inc. - Sequoia Charter   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,077
$9,842
This chart display average spending per public school student in Edkey  Inc. - Sequoia Charter   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Edkey Inc. - Sequoia Charter School District Public Charter Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sequoia Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 27% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1460 S. Horne St
Mesa, AZ 85204
(480) 890-4002
Grades: K-6
| 541 students
Rank: #22.
Sequoia Secondary School
Charter School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1460 S. Horne
Mesa, AZ 85204
(480) 461-3200
Grades: 7-12
| 306 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 847 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-79% (Btm 50% in AZ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.43

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