Kino Junior High School

848 N Horne
Mesa, AZ 85203
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 1,029 students in grades 7-8, Kino Junior High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 35%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher 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 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 1,029 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • : 5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Kino Junior High School's student population of 1,029 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
1,029 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

Kino Junior High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,956 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Kino Junior High School is 0.40, 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)
#1879 out of 1956 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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5%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kino Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
15%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kino Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
7%
24%
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
7%
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
77%
47%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kino Junior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
4%
6%
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White
9%
35%
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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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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Arizona.
0.40
This chart display the diversity score of Kino Junior High School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kino Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kino Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kino Junior High School's ranking?
Kino Junior High School is ranked #1879 out of 1,956 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Kino Junior High School often compared to?
Kino Junior High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Rhodes Junior High School, Fremont Junior High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 35% AZ state average), while 15% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% AZ state average).
How many students attend Kino Junior High School?
1,029 students attend Kino Junior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
77% of Kino Junior High School students are Hispanic, 9% of students are White, 7% of students are American Indian, 4% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kino Junior High School?
Kino Junior High School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Kino Junior High School offer ?
Kino Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is Kino Junior High School part of?
Kino Junior High School is part of Mesa Unified District (4235) School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 1,029 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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