855 W 8th Ave
Mesa, AZ 85210
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
East Valley Academy serves 132 students in grades 9-12.
East Valley Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 132 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 20-24% (Btm 50% in AZ)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

East Valley Academy's student population of 132 students has declined by 57% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
132 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

East Valley Academy is ranked within the bottom 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 East Valley Academy is 0.41, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#2073 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
17:1
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American Indian
3%
5%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
76%
46%
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Black
8%
6%
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White
9%
36%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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Graduation Rate
20-24%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 132 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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