Boulder Creek Elementary School

8045 E. Portobello Ave.
Mesa, AZ 85212
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Boulder Creek Elementary School serves 592 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Boulder Creek Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Boulder Creek Elementary School's student population of 592 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students592 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Rankings

Boulder Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Boulder Creek Elementary School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1029 out of 2120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
31%
45%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
57%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.580.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGilbert Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Boulder Creek Elementary School is Desert Ridge High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Highland Junior High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Superstition Springs Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix Superstition Springs Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 699 students
    1.5 miles
    7125 E. Monterey Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85009
    (480) 641-6413
    1.5 PK-6 699
  • Mesa Augusta Ranch Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 999 students
    1.6 miles
    9430 E. Neville Ave
    Mesa, AZ 85209
    (480) 497-3300
    1.6 PK-6 999
  • Mesa Highland Junior High School Math: 52% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,209 student
    1.6 miles
    6915 E. Guadalupe Rd.
    Mesa, AZ 85212
    (480) 632-4739
    1.6 6-8 1,209
  • Mesa Noah Webster Schools- Mesa Charter School
    Math: 57% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 1,028 student
    1.6 miles
    7301 E. Baseline Road
    Mesa, AZ 85209
    (480) 986-2335
    1.6 K-6 1,028
  • Mesa Canyon Rim Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 808 students
    1.7 miles
    3045 S. Canyon Rim
    Mesa, AZ 85212
    (480) 497-3300
    1.7 PK-6 808

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