Wilson Elementary School

5619 E. Glade Ave.
Mesa, AZ 85206
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Wilson Elementary School serves 635 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Wilson Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (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 51% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Wilson Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Wilson Elementary School's student population of 635 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students635 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Rankings

Wilson Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Wilson Elementary School is 0.67, which is more 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
#592 out of 2120 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
4%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
39%
45%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
42%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.670.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesa Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wilson Elementary School is Highland High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Legacy Traditional Charter School - Gilbert (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Madison Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mesa Madison Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 442 students
    0.6 miles
    849 S. Sunnyvale
    Mesa, AZ 85206
    (480) 472-8800
    0.6 PK-6 442
  • Mesa Franklin At Brimhall Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 885 students
    0.8 miles
    4949 E. Southern Ave.
    Mesa, AZ 85206
    (480) 472-2600
    0.8 PK-6 885
  • Chandler Legacy Traditional Charter School - Gilbert Charter School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,040 student
    1.2 miles
    2747 S. Recker Rd
    Chandler, AZ 85286
    (480) 374-5390
    1.2 K-8 1,040
  • Gilbert Carol Rae Ranch Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-6 | 548 students
    1.3 miles
    3777 E. Houston Ave
    Gilbert, AZ 85234
    (480) 497-3300
    1.3 PK-6 548
  • Gilbert Towne Meadows Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 694 students
    1.5 miles
    1101 N. Recker Rd.
    Gilbert, AZ 85234
    (480) 854-1545
    1.5 PK-6 694

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