Mountainside Middle School

  • Mountainside Middle School serves 692 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (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 67% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Mountainside Middle School's student population of 692 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students692 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mountainside Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mountainside Middle School is 0.36, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#197 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
79%
38%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mountainside Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.360.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameScottsdale Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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