Gililland Middle School

1025 S Beck Ave
Tempe, AZ 85281
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Gililland Middle School serves 872 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Gililland Middle School 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Gililland Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Gililland Middle School's student population of 872 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students872 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Gililland Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Gililland Middle School is 0.60, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1966 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
6%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
60%
45%
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Black
17%
5%
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White
9%
38%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.600.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTempe School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gililland Middle School is Tempe High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tempe Academy Of International Studies Mckemy Campus (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Scales Technology Academy (0.5 miles away)
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