Desert Mesa Elementary School
- Desert Mesa Elementary School's student population of 714 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||714 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||33 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Desert Mesa Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1842 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year Data||This School||State Level (AZ)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||22:1||20:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
- The school district of Desert Mesa Elementary School is Yuma Elementary School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 603 school districts in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
- Yuma Elementary School District's student population of 8,533 students has decreased by 5% over five school years.
- The revenue/student of $9,211 is higher than the state average of $7,180. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
- The district's spending/student of $6,781 is less than the state average of $6,852. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|School District Name||Yuma Elementary School District|
|Number of Schools|
|Number of Students Managed||8,533||345|
|District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|District Total Revenue||$84 MM||$3 MM|
|District Spending||$62 MM||$2 MM|
|District Revenue / Student||$9,211||$7,180|
|District Spending / Student||$6,781||$6,852|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Yuma Stedy- Gila Ridge High School Satellite Grades: 9-12 | 12 students
7150 E 24th Street
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928)373-1182 0.4 9-12 12
- Yuma Castle Dome Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 855 students
2353 S. Otondo Drive
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928)502-4352 0.9 6-8 855
- Yuma Mary A Otondo Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 733 students
2251 Otondo Drive
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928)502-4352 0.9 PK-5 733
- Yuma Ron Watson Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 406 students
9851 E. 28th St.
Yuma, AZ 85365
(928)502-4352 2.5 6-8 406
- Yuma Sunrise Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 600 students
9943 S. 28th Street
Yuma, AZ 85367
(928)502-4352 2.5 PK-5 600
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