Washington Elementary School

Washington Elementary School serves 489 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the AZ average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Washington Elementary School operates within the Mesa Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 489 students has declined by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 489 students
Washington Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Washington Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Washington Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Washington Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 23:1
Washington Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
7%
5%
Washington Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Washington Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
30%
44%
Washington Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
8%
5%
Washington Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
50%
41%
Washington Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Washington Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.65 0.42
Washington Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
46%
36%
Washington Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
14%
Washington Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Mesa Unified School District's student population of 64,161 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,774 in this district is less than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,570 is less than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Mesa Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
1
Number of Students Managed 64,161 311
Mesa Unified  School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $592 MM $3 MM
Mesa Unified  School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $578 MM $2 MM
Mesa Unified  School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,774 $9,449
Mesa Unified  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,570 $8,879
Mesa Unified  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Evit - Rhodes Junior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Evit - Rhodes Junior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Evit - Rhodes Junior High School (0.7 miles away)
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  • MesaEvit - Rhodes Junior High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9
    0.7 miles
    1860 South Longmore
    MesaAZ 85202
    (480)472-2300
    0.79n/a
  • MesaRhodes Junior High School
    Grades: 7-9 | 1038 students
    0.7 miles
    1860 S. Longmore
    MesaAZ 85202
    (480)472-2300
    0.77-91038
  • TempeKaizen Education Foundation Dba Quest High SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 136 students
    0.8 miles
    5040 South Price Rd
    TempeAZ 85282
    (602)953-2933
    0.89-12136
  • TempeEdoptions Aoi Program High SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 255 students
    1 miles
    2150 East Southern Ave
    TempeAZ 85282
    (480)621-3365
    19-12255
  • TempeEdoptions High SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 7-12 | 56 students
    1 miles
    2150 East Southern Ave
    TempeAZ 85282
    (480)621-3365
    17-1256

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