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 equal to the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

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

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mesa 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
91%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
5%
38%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mesa Junior High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.170.65
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Graduation Rate (10-11)<50%
79%
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mesa Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
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

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