500 E Houston Ave
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Neely Traditional Academy serves 752 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Neely Traditional Academy placed in the top 5% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Neely Traditional Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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School Overview

Neely Traditional Academy's student population of 752 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
752 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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Date
First Day of School (Full Day)
July 26, 2022 (Tuesday)
Fall Break No School
October 03, 2022 (Monday)

School Rankings

Neely Traditional Academy is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Neely Traditional Academy is 0.64, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#24 out of 2120 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
5%
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Asian
13%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
46%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
55%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 752 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 87% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 87% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64

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