Gem Charter School serves 29 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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

School Overview

Gem Charter School's student population of 29 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6(No Virtual Instruction)
Total Students
29 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Gem Charter School is 0.72, which is more 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 Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
<50%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
<50%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
18:1
American Indian
7%
6%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
41%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
31%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
14%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
29%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 29 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1% in AZ)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.72 (Top 20%)

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