Mesquite Elementary School



Mesquite Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mesquite Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 13
K 86
1 70
2 95
3 101
4 97
5 86
6 129
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mesquite Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Gilbert, AZ in the Gilbert Unified School District. It enrolls 677 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mesquite Elementary School is the 345th largest public school in Arizona and the 8,717th largest nationally. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 677
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.53
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,717th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 345th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 223rd out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 162nd out of 948

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Mesquite Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 357
(53%)
9,819
(52%)
 Female 320
(47%)
9,156
(48%)

Mesquite Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 462
(68%)
13,045
(69%)
 Hispanic 138
(20%)
3,845
(20%)
 Asian 36
(5%)
794
(4%)
 Black 30
(4%)
635
(3%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
435
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
54
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
167
(1%)

Mesquite Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 674
(100%)
18,912
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 2
(0%)
16
(0%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 1
(0%)
47
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Mesquite Elementary School is ranked 1,082nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mesquite Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (0.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 55.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Mesquite Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 700
2006 636
2007 649
2008 787
2009 825
2010 750
2011 709
2012 677

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 17.3
2007 17.2
2008 16.5
2009 18.2
2010 16.2
2011 18.3
2012 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.14714285714286
2006 0.14937106918239
2007 0.22342064714946
2008 0.23379923761118
2009 0.22666666666667
2010 0.3
2011 0.17489421720733
2012 0.0044313146233383

Compare Mesquite Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 0.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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