Meridian



Meridian Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Meridian Students by Grade
PK 13
K 123
1 139
2 149
3 134
4 152
5 139
6 148
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Meridian is a public elementary school located in Mesa, AZ in the Gilbert Unified School District. It enrolls 997 students in grades 1st through 12th. Meridian is the 49th largest public school in Arizona and the 1,232nd largest nationally. It has 19.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 997
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.31
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,232nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 49th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 519th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 31st out of 948

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Meridian Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 502
(50%)
9,819
(52%)
 Female 495
(50%)
9,156
(48%)

Meridian Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 724
(73%)
13,045
(69%)
 Hispanic 177
(18%)
3,845
(20%)
 Black 39
(4%)
635
(3%)
 Asian 29
(3%)
794
(4%)
 Two or More 20
(2%)
435
(2%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
167
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
54
(0%)

Meridian Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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

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.

Meridian Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 889
2006 864
2007 896
2008 904
2009 930
2010 945
2011 973
2012 997

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 18.9
2007 18.2
2008 18
2009 20.9
2010 19.4
2011 19.5
2012 19.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.21372328458943
2006 0.20486111111111
2007 0.22209821428571
2008 0.24336283185841
2009 0.23978494623656
2010 0.28994708994709
2011 0.17677286742035
2012

Compare Meridian to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
1,910.0% 19.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School N/A
 
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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