Red Mesa Junior High School

  • Red Mesa Junior High School serves 99 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Red Mesa Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.

Top Placements

Red Mesa Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Red Mesa Junior High School's student population of 99 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students99 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Red Mesa Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Red Mesa Junior High School is 0.02, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1556 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:119:1
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American Indian
99%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
n/a
38%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.020.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRed Mesa Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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