Top 10 Best 85201 Arizona Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 19 public schools serving 8,963 students in 85201, AZ (there are 2 private schools, serving 284 private students). 97% of all K-12 students in 85201, AZ are educated in public schools (compared to the AZ state average of 94%).
The top ranked public schools in 85201, AZ are Gem Charter School, Mesa Distance Learning Program and Step Up School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 85201 have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the Arizona public school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 21% (versus the 39% statewide average). Schools in 85201, AZ have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Arizona public schools.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Best 85201, AZ Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Gem Charter School
Charter School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
207 N Mesa Dr
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 599-0137
Grades: K-6
| 69 students
Rank: #22.
Mesa Distance Learning Program
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1025 N Country Club Dr
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 472-7285
Grades: K-12
| 220 students
Rank: #33.
Step Up School
Charter School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
44 E 5th St
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 344-2600
Grades: K-8
| 55 students
Rank: #44.
Concordia Charter School
Charter School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
142 N Date
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 461-0555
Grades: K-6
| 112 students
Rank: #55.
Westwood High School
Math: 21% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
945 W Rio Salado Pkwy
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 472-4400
Grades: 9-12
| 3,564 students
Rank: #66.
Whitman Elementary School
Math: 20% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1829 N Grand
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 472-5000
Grades: PK-6
| 622 students
Rank: #77.
Emerson Elementary School
Math: 17% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
415 N Westwood
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 472-4700
Grades: PK-6
| 731 students
Rank: #88.
Webster Elementary School
Math: 12% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
202 N Sycamore
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 472-4860
Grades: PK-6
| 639 students
Rank: #99.
Whittier Elementary School
Math: 9% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
733 N Longmore
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 472-4900
Grades: PK-6
| 487 students
Rank: #1010.
Eisenhower Center For Innovation
Math: 10% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
848 N Mesa Dr
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 472-5200
Grades: PK-6
| 483 students
Rank: #1111.
Carson Junior High School
Math: 11% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
525 N Westwood
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 472-2900
Grades: 7-8
| 1,125 students
Rank: #1212.
Jackson Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
720 West Jackson Avenue
Mesa, AZ 85201
(307) 856-9495
Grades: 1-3
| 151 students
Rank: #1313.
Kerr Elementary School
Math: 3% | Reading: 9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
125 E Mclellan Rd
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 472-6200
Grades: K-6
| 512 students
Rank: n/an/a
Concordia Charter School- Navajo Mission
Charter School
One Mission Lane Hwy 191
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 461-0555
Grades: K-6
| 0 students
Rank: n/an/a
Evit - East Campus
Vocational School
6625 S Power Rd
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 461-4000
Grades: 10-12
| 36 students
Rank: n/an/a
Evit - East Valley Institute Of Technology
Vocational School
1601 W Main St
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 461-4000
Grades: 9-12
| 153 students
Rank: n/an/a
Evit - Westwood High School
Vocational School
945 W Rio Salado Pkwy
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 461-4000
Grades: 9-12
| 0 students
Rank: n/an/a
Evit East Apache Junction
Vocational School
2525 S Ironwood Dr
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 982-1110
Grades: 10-12
| 4 students
Rank: n/an/a
Evit North Fountain Hills
Vocational School
17300 E Calaveras Ave
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 461-4000
Grades: 9-12
| 0 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 85201 Arizona

85201, Arizona Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
848 N Mesa Dr
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 472-5200
Grades: PK-6
| 750 students
1601 W. Main Street
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 461-4000
Grades: 7-9
| n/a students
1601 W. Main Street
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 461-4000
Grades: 7-9
| n/a students
1601 W. Main Street
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 461-4000
Grades: 7-9
| n/a students
1601 W. Main Street
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 461-4000
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
P.o. Box 879
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 461-4000
Grades: 9-12
| 695 students
325 E. Mckellips
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 472-0200
Grades: 5-9
| n/a students
151 N. Centennial Way, Suite 1
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 668-5003
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
1731 N. Country Club Dr.
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 472-5350
Grades: 7-12
| 114 students
1025 Country Club Dr
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 472-0719
Grades: PK-12
| 34 students
1025 N. Country Club Drive
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 472-7261
Grades: 8-12
| 42 students
1727 West Main
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 472-0200
Grades: 8-12
| n/a students
848 North Mesa Dr
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 472-5200
Grades: PK-6
| 745 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in 85201, AZ?
The top ranked public schools in 85201, AZ include Gem Charter School, Mesa Distance Learning Program and Step Up School.
How many public schools are located in 85201, AZ?
19 public schools are located in 85201, AZ.
What percentage of students in 85201, AZ go to public school?
97% of all K-12 students in 85201, AZ are educated in public schools (compared to the AZ state average of 94%).
What is the racial composition of students in 85201, AZ?
85201, AZ public schools minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arizona public schools average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Recent Articles

Should My Child Enroll in Honors Or General Courses?
Should My Child Enroll in Honors Or General Courses?
Honors or general courses? Find out which type is best for your child's learning environment and GPA.
Education Investment Unveiled: Which State Leads the Nation in Public School Funding?
Education Investment Unveiled: Which State Leads the Nation in Public School Funding?
Discover which state allocates the highest funding per student in public schools. Dive into US Census Data to unveil the most financially supportive state and explore if increased spending translates to enhanced student learning outcomes.
Public Schools in a Minute
Public Schools in a Minute
Explore the diverse world of public schools in a minute! Our brief overview provides a snapshot of the educational landscape, school districts, curriculum, and more. Get a quick glance at the big picture of K-12 education.

Quick Links