Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College

  • Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College serves 269 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College's student population of 269 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students269 students
This chart display total students of Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College by grade.

School Comparison

  • Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,897 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College is 0.56, 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 School Rank (16-17)#370 out of 1897 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
25%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
61%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.560.65
This chart display the diversity score of Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥90%
78%
This chart display graduation rate of Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College and public school graduation rate of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLEAD Charter Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Leading Edge Academy Gilbert Early College. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
President Obama’s recent address included infrastructure funding for renovating schools. We’ll look at the plan overall and some of the states that would benefit from the plan.
Schools all over the country have closed their doors to slow the spread of COVID-19, forcing educators and parents to switch to online learning strategies. Read on to learn where to start with homeschooling and for helpful resources for learning at home.
As schools around the country close for two weeks or more, parents find themselves asking some tough questions. Read on to learn about the current and future impact of COVID-19 on students in public schools.