Gilbert Junior High School (Closed 2018)

1016 N. Burk
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Gilbert Junior High School served 444 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 36% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 35% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment was 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students444 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
36%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
35%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
35%
45%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
51%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.620.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGilbert Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Gilbert Junior High School is Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Houston Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gilbert Houston Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 369 students
    0.2 miles
    500 E. Houston Ave.
    Gilbert, AZ 85234
    (480) 497-3300
    0.2 PK-6 369
  • Gilbert Burk Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 354 students
    0.7 miles
    545 N. Burk St.
    Gilbert, AZ 85234
    (480) 926-3816
    0.7 PK-6 354
  • Gilbert Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College Charter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-12 | 269 students
    0.9 miles
    717 W. Ray Road
    Gilbert, AZ 85234
    (480) 545-8011
    0.9 7-12 269
  • Gilbert Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 230 students
    0.9 miles
    717 W. Ray Road
    Gilbert, AZ 85296
    (480) 545-6646
    0.9 K-6 230
  • Gilbert Leading Edge Academy Online Charter School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 47 students
    0.9 miles
    633 E. Ray Road
    Gilbert, AZ 85296
    (480) 633-0414
    0.9 6-12 47
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