Gem Charter School

207 N Mesa Dr
Mesa, AZ 85201
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 69 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Gem Charter School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 35%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 40%).
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 69 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • : Top 50% in AZ
  • : 40-49% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • : <50% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Gem Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Gem Charter School's student population of 69 students has grown by 76% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
69 students
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School Rankings

Gem Charter School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,956 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Gem Charter School is 0.61, 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.
This School
State Level (AZ)
#612 out of 1956 schools
(Top 50%)
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40-49%
35%
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40-59%
40%
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<50%
24%
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
American Indian
2%
5%
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Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
46%
47%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
42%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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0.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
2%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gem Charter School's ranking?
Gem Charter School is ranked #612 out of 1,956 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Gem Charter School often compared to?
Gem Charter Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Step Up School, Concordia Charter School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 35% AZ state average), while 40-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% AZ state average).
How many students attend Gem Charter School?
69 students attend Gem Charter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
46% of Gem Charter School students are Hispanic, 42% of students are White, 7% of students are Asian, 2% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What grades does Gem Charter School offer ?
Gem Charter School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Gem Charter School part of?
Gem Charter School is part of Gem Charter School Inc. (6372) School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 69 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 40-49% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • : <50% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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