Mesa Junior High School (Closed 2013)

828 East Broadway Rd
Mesa, AZ 85204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Mesa Junior High School served 701 students in grades 7-9.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 43% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 63%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 63% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 77%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students701 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
43%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
63%
77%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
91%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
5%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.170.65
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Graduation Rate
(10-11)
<50%
79%
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesa Unified School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mesa Junior High School is Evit - Mesa Junior High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eagle College Preparatory School- Mesa (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lowell Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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