Gilbert Unified District (4239) School District

1016 N BURK ST
GILBERT , AZ 85234 - 3473
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Grades: PK - 12

Top Rankings

Gilbert Unified District (4239) School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arizona for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 38 public schools serving 32,284 students in Gilbert Unified District (4239) School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Arizona.
Public Schools in Gilbert Unified District (4239) School District have an average math proficiency score of 58% (versus the Arizona public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Gilbert Unified District (4239) School District are Neely Traditional Academy, Gilbert Classical Academy 7-12 and Greenfield Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Gilbert Unified District (4239) School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arizona.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arizona public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AZ)
# Schools
38 Schools
2,430 Schools
# Students
32,284 Students
1,105,078 Students
# Teachers
1,907 Teachers
50,385 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Gilbert Unified District (4239) School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 619 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 93% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AZ)
Overall District Rank
#141 out of 640 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Gilbert Unified District (4239)  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gilbert Unified District (4239)  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)
59%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gilbert Unified District (4239)  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
93%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Gilbert Unified District (4239)  School District and public school graduation rate of AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.57
0.65
# American Indian Students
354 Students
56,359 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
5%
# Asian Students
1,173 Students
33,411 Students
% Asian Students
4%
3%
# Hispanic Students
8,690 Students
510,314 Students
% Hispanic Students
27%
46%
# Black Students
917 Students
60,194 Students
% Black Students
3%
6%
# White Students
19,272 Students
396,691 Students
% White Students
60%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
174 Students
4,104 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,704 Students
39,872 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
497
13,398
# Students in K Grade:
1,950
72,680
# Students in 1st Grade:
2,153
80,088
# Students in 2nd Grade:
2,130
79,512
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2,217
80,053
# Students in 4th Grade:
2,069
80,782
# Students in 5th Grade:
2,253
81,975
# Students in 6th Grade:
2,338
85,725
# Students in 7th Grade:
2,546
89,645
# Students in 8th Grade:
2,816
89,956
# Students in 9th Grade:
3,017
90,012
# Students in 10th Grade:
2,949
88,405
# Students in 11th Grade:
2,625
83,059
# Students in 12th Grade:
2,724
89,435
# Ungraded Students:
-
353

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $8,907 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,926. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $8,554 is less than the state median of $10,526. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AZ)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$288 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Gilbert Unified District (4239)  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$276 MM
$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Gilbert Unified District (4239)  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$8,907
$10,926
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Gilbert Unified District (4239)  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$8,554
$10,526
This chart display average spending per public school student in Gilbert Unified District (4239)  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AZ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Gilbert Unified District (4239) School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Neely Traditional Academy
Math: 87% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
500 E Houston Ave
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 892-2805
Grades: PK-6
| 752 students
Rank: #22.
Gilbert Classical Academy 7-12
Math: 88% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
55 N Greenfield Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 497-4034
Grades: 7-12
| 482 students
Rank: #33.
Greenfield Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2550 E Elliot Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 892-2801
Grades: PK-6
| 956 students
Rank: #44.
Campo Verde High School
Math: 79% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3870 S Quartz St
Gilbert, AZ 85297
(480) 545-3100
Grades: 8-12
| 1,620 students
Rank: #55.
Highland High School
Math: 78% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4301 E Guadalupe Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
(480) 813-0051
Grades: 8-12
| 2,774 students
Rank: #66.
Highland Park Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
230 N Cole Ct
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 832-3034
Grades: PK-6
| 802 students
Rank: #77.
Carol Rae Ranch Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3777 E Houston Ave
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 507-1359
Grades: PK-6
| 512 students
Rank: #88.
Ashland Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1945 S Ashland Ranch Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85295
(480) 917-9900
Grades: PK-6
| 740 students
Rank: #99.
Canyon Rim Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3045 S Canyon Rim
Mesa, AZ 85212
(480) 984-3216
Grades: PK-6
| 705 students
Rank: #1010.
Patterson Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1211 E Guadalupe Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 892-2803
Grades: PK-6
| 544 students
Rank: #1111.
Quartz Hill Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3680 S Quartz St
Gilbert, AZ 85297
(480) 855-5732
Grades: PK-6
| 546 students
Rank: #12 - 1412. - 14.
Mesquite Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1000 E Mesquite St
Gilbert, AZ 85296
(480) 813-1240
Grades: PK-8
| 614 students
Rank: #12 - 1412. - 14.
Pioneer Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1535 N Greenfield Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 892-2022
Grades: PK-8
| 493 students
Rank: #12 - 1412. - 14.
Sonoma Ranch Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
601 N Key Biscayne Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 497-9343
Grades: PK-6
| 486 students
Rank: #1515.
Towne Meadows Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1101 N Recker Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 854-1545
Grades: PK-6
| 665 students
Rank: #1616.
Spectrum Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2846 S Spectrum Way
Gilbert, AZ 85295
(480) 917-0117
Grades: PK-6
| 575 students
Rank: #1717.
Finley Farms Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
375 S Columbus Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85296
(480) 507-1624
Grades: PK-6
| 583 students
Rank: #1818.
Settlers Point Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
423 E Settlers Point Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85296
(480) 507-1481
Grades: PK-6
| 612 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Meridian
Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3900 S Mountain Rd
Mesa, AZ 85212
(480) 497-4032
Grades: PK-6
| 680 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Val Vista Lakes Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1030 N Blue Grotto Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 926-6301
Grades: PK-6
| 533 students
Rank: #2121.
Superstition Springs Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7125 E Monterey Ave
Mesa, AZ 85209
(480) 641-6413
Grades: PK-6
| 716 students
Rank: #2222.
South Valley Jr. High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2034 S Lindsay Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
(480) 855-0015
Grades: 7-8
| 739 students
Rank: #2323.
Playa Del Rey Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
550 N Horne St
Gilbert, AZ 85233
(480) 892-7810
Grades: PK-6
| 415 students
Rank: #2424.
Islands Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
245 S Mcqueen Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85233
(480) 497-0742
Grades: PK-6
| 527 students
Rank: #2525.
Greenfield Junior High School
Math: 61% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
101 S Greenfield Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
(480) 813-1770
Grades: 6-8
| 903 students
Rank: #2626.
Gps Global Academy
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
140 S Gilbert Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
(480) 507-1476
Grades: K-12
| 2,736 students
Rank: #2727.
Gilbert High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1101 E Elliot Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 497-0177
Grades: 8-12
| 1,744 students
Rank: #2828.
Highland Jr High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6915 E Guadalupe Rd
Mesa, AZ 85212
(480) 632-4739
Grades: 6-8
| 988 students
Rank: #2929.
Augusta Ranch Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9430 E Neville Ave
Mesa, AZ 85209
(480) 635-2011
Grades: PK-6
| 944 students
Rank: #3030.
Mesquite High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
500 S Mcqueen Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85233
(480) 632-4750
Grades: 8-12
| 1,119 students
Rank: #3131.
Burk Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
545 N Burk St
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 926-3816
Grades: PK-6
| 338 students
Rank: #3232.
Desert Ridge High School
Math: 51% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10045 E Madero Ave
Mesa, AZ 85209
(480) 984-8947
Grades: 8-12
| 2,032 students
Rank: #3333.
Desert Ridge Jr. High School
Math: 38% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
10211 E Madero Ave
Mesa, AZ 85209
(480) 635-2025
Grades: 7-8
| 835 students
Rank: #3434.
Oak Tree Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
505 W Houston Ave
Gilbert, AZ 85233
(480) 632-4785
Grades: PK-6
| 441 students
Rank: #3535.
Boulder Creek Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8045 E Portobello Ave
Mesa, AZ 85212
(480) 507-1404
Grades: PK-6
| 525 students
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 38
  • Enrollment: 32,284 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 20% in AZ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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