Bush Elementary School

4925 E Ingram
Mesa, AZ 85205
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Bush Elementary School serves 543 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Bush Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Bush Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Bush Elementary School's student population of 543 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students543 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Rankings

Bush Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Bush Elementary School is 0.47, 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
#435 out of 2120 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
69%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.470.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesa Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bush Elementary School is Evit - Shepherd Junior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Self Development Charter School (0.7 miles away)
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