Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies School

Serves grades 4 - 9

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
6919 E. Brown Road
Mesa, AZ 85207
Phone
(480) 308-7400
District
MESA UNIFIED DISTRICT
County
MARICOPA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
433
Classroom Teachers
21

* Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies School is one of the top 100 best public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arizona

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.8% of AZ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 96 48
Proficiency in Reading 97 49
Proficiency in Math 95 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 95 46
Proficiency in Reading 97 44
Proficiency in Math 92 48

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 99 42
Proficiency in Reading 99 42
Proficiency in Math 99 42

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 96 39
Proficiency in Reading 98 44
Proficiency in Math 94 34

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 95 35
Proficiency in Reading 93 34
Proficiency in Math 96.0 37

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 20.87
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.66
AVG FOR STATE 23.10
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 4 83 19.2%
Grade 5 91 21.0%
Grade 6 90 20.8%
Grade 7 81 18.7%
Grade 8 88 20.3%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Total 433 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 78.9% 45.9% 40.7%
Black 0.9% 4.3% 5.5%
Hispanic 10.3% 43.3% 46.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.4% 2.1% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 4.4% 4.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.9% 58.9% 44.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.7% 51.4% 33.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 7.5% 10.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 481,932 6,931,071
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,989.1 60
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 6.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.8% 20.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.3% 33.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.0% 24.3%
65 OR OLDER 17.3% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number of households 181,175 2,448,919
Single parent households with children 11.3% 11.6%
Adults with at least a high school diploma 87.1% 86.2%
Adults with at least a bachelor's degree 24.4% 28.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.8% 8.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.7% 12.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.1% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.2% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.8% 19.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.1% 16.1%
$15,000 or less 12.3% 12.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,322 $277,122,318 49.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $496 $31,803,024 5.6%
Staff $457 $29,302,383 5.2%
General Administration $27 $1,731,213 0.3%
School Administration $367 $23,531,673 4.2%
Operation $822 $52,705,818 9.3%
Transportation $479 $30,713,001 5.4%
Other $286 $18,338,034 3.2%
Total Support $2,934 $188,125,146 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,564 $100,282,116 17.7%
Total Expenditures $8,820 $565,529,580 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,973 $4,395,208,823 47.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $536 $593,048,949 6.4%
Staff $386 $426,860,817 4.6%
General Administration $130 $143,852,759 1.5%
School Administration $393 $434,453,000 4.7%
Operation $910 $1,006,750,691 10.8%
Transportation $329 $364,370,839 3.9%
Other $312 $345,065,689 3.7%
Total Support $2,996 $3,314,433,407 35.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,468 $1,623,568,082 17.4%
Total Expenditures $8,438 $9,333,281,880 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%