Redbird Elementary School

1020 S. Extension Rd.
Mesa, AZ 85210
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Redbird Elementary School serves 521 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Redbird Elementary 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Redbird Elementary School's student population of 521 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students521 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Rankings

Redbird Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Redbird Elementary School is 0.54, 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 Testing Rank
#1484 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
4%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
66%
45%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
14%
38%
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Hawaiian
4%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.540.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesa Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Redbird Elementary School is Evit - Rhodes Junior High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mesa Arts Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Guerrero Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mesa Guerrero Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 574 students
    0.8 miles
    463 S. Alma School Rd.
    Mesa, AZ 85210
    (480) 472-9200
    0.8 K-6 574
  • Mesa Mesa Arts Academy Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 232 students
    0.9 miles
    221 West 6th Avenue
    Mesa, AZ 85210
    (480) 844-3965
    0.9 K-8 232
  • Mesa Adams Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 699 students
    1.0 miles
    738 S. Longmore
    Mesa, AZ 85202
    (480) 472-4300
    1 PK-6 699
  • Mesa Edkey Inc. - Pathfinder Academy At Eastmark Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 278 students
    1.0 miles
    4850 W. Eastmark Parkway
    Mesa, AZ 85204
    (480) 461-3200
    1 K-8 278
  • Mesa Burke Basic School Charter School
    Math: 67% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 881 students
    1.2 miles
    131 E. Southern Ave.
    Mesa, AZ 85210
    (480) 964-4602
    1.2 K-6 881

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