Queen Creek Junior High School

20435 S Old Ellsworth Rd
Queen Creek, AZ 85142
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Top 20%
Serving 481 students in grades 7-8, Queen Creek Junior High School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%).
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 481 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • : Top 20% in AZ
  • : 49% (Top 30%)
  • : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Queen Creek Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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School Overview

Queen Creek Junior High School's student population of 481 students has declined by 43% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 48% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
481 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Queen Creek Junior High School ranks within the top 20% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Queen Creek Junior High School is 0.50, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (AZ)
#350 out of 1854 schools
(Top 20%)
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49%
32%
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53%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
5%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
24%
47%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
67%
35%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
14%
9%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Queen Creek Junior High School's ranking?
Queen Creek Junior High School is ranked #350 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Queen Creek Junior High School often compared to?
Queen Creek Junior High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Desert Ridge Jr. High School, Newell Barney Junior High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 53% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Queen Creek Junior High School?
481 students attend Queen Creek Junior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
67% of Queen Creek Junior High School students are White, 24% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Queen Creek Junior High School?
Queen Creek Junior High School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Queen Creek Junior High School offer ?
Queen Creek Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is Queen Creek Junior High School part of?
Queen Creek Junior High School is part of Queen Creek Unified District (4245) School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 481 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 49% (Top 30%)
  • : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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