Leading Edge Maricopa

18700 N Porter Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 799 students in grades Kindergarten-8, Leading Edge Maricopa ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 35%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 40%).
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 799 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • : Top 50% in AZ
  • : 30% (Top 50%)
  • : 36% (Top 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Leading Edge Maricopa ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Leading Edge Maricopa's student population of 799 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
799 students
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School Rankings

Leading Edge Maricopa ranks within the top 50% of all 1,956 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Leading Edge Maricopa is 0.70, 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.
This School
State Level (AZ)
#952 out of 1956 schools
(Top 50%)
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30%
35%
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36%
40%
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15-19%
24%
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
American Indian
2%
5%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
43%
47%
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Black
14%
6%
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White
31%
35%
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Hawaiian
1%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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0.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
19%
9%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Leading Edge Maricopa's ranking?
Leading Edge Maricopa is ranked #952 out of 1,956 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Leading Edge Maricopa often compared to?
Leading Edge Maricopais often viewed alongside schools like Legacy Traditional School - Maricopa by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 35% AZ state average), while 36% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% AZ state average).
How many students attend Leading Edge Maricopa?
799 students attend Leading Edge Maricopa.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
43% of Leading Edge Maricopa students are Hispanic, 31% of students are White, 14% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What grades does Leading Edge Maricopa offer ?
Leading Edge Maricopa offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Leading Edge Maricopa part of?

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 799 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 30% (Top 50%)
  • : 36% (Top 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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