Sequoia Charter school

Sequoia Charter school serves 581 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Sequoia Charter school placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (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 45% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Sequoia Charter school's student population of 581 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students581 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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Year Founded1955
State Accredited Program
Yes
Personalized Content
No
Live Instruction
No
Rolling Enrollment
No
Flexible Class Schedule
No
Accelerated Offerings
No
Classes for Credit/Part Time Options
No
Dedicated College Counselor
No
Tutoring/Mentoring
No
Community Clubs/Activities Offered
No

School Comparison

Sequoia Charter school is ranked within the top 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 diversity score of Sequoia Charter school is 0.51, 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
#1018 out of 2111 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
17%
45%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
68%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.510.65
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Graduation Rate
25-29%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdkey Inc. - Sequoia Choice Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Sequoia Charter school is Edkey Inc. - Sequoia Deaf School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mesa Edkey Inc. - Sequoia Deaf School Special Education School
    Charter School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 58 students
    0.0 miles
    1460 S. Horne
    Mesa, AZ 85204
    (480) 890-4001
    0 K-12 58
  • Mesa Sequoia Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 541 students
    0.0 miles
    1460 S. Horne St
    Mesa, AZ 85204
    (480) 890-4002
    0 K-6 541
  • Mesa Sequoia Secondary School Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 306 students
    0.0 miles
    1460 S. Horne
    Mesa, AZ 85204
    (480) 461-3200
    0 7-12 306
  • Mesa Holmes Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 644 students
    0.7 miles
    948 S Horne
    Mesa, AZ 85204
    (480) 472-5600
    0.7 PK-6 644
  • Mesa Burke Basic School Charter School
    Math: 53% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 881 students
    0.9 miles
    131 E. Southern Ave.
    Mesa, AZ 85210
    (480) 964-4602
    0.9 K-6 881

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