1709 N Greenfield
Mesa, AZ 85205
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Self Development Charter School serves 461 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Self Development Charter School 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 79% (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 84% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Self Development Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Self Development Charter School's student population of 461 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
461 students
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School Rankings

Self Development Charter School 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 Self Development Charter School is 0.65, which is equal to 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 Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#56 out of 2120 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
18:1
American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
8%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
45%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
52%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
1%
10%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 461 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 84% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65 (Top 20%)

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