1460 E Horne
Mesa, AZ 85204
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Sequoia Charter school serves 581 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Sequoia Charter 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 33% (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 38% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 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 30% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
581 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
n/a
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Year Founded
1955
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 Rankings

Sequoia Charter 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 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 Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1295 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
18:1
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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Graduation Rate
30-34%
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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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Online School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 581 students
  • State Accredited: Yes
  • Live Instruction: No
  • Rolling Enrollment: No
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 30-34% (Btm 50% in AZ)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Btm 50%)

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