Washington Elementary School

  • Washington Elementary School serves 472 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the AZ average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Washington Elementary School operates within the Mesa Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 472 students has declined by 19% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students472 students
Washington Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Washington Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Washington Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWashington Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:120:1
Washington Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
8%
5%
Washington Elementary School American Indian Students (1993-2015)
Asian
2%
3%
Washington Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
30%
45%
Washington Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
9%
5%
Washington Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
47%
40%
Washington Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Washington Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWashington Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.680.64
Washington Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
40%
34%
Washington Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
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.
14%
5%
Washington Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Mesa Unified School District's student population of 63,763 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,227 in this district is less than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,012 is higher than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameMesa Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
78
1
Number of Students Managed63,763325
Mesa Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$592 MM$3 MM
Mesa Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$578 MM$2 MM
Mesa Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,227$9,449
Mesa Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,012$8,879
Mesa Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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