Mesquite Elementary School



Mesquite Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mesquite Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 17
K 69
1 72
2 76
3 89
4 87
5 101
6 122
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 633 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mesquite Elementary School is the 400th largest public school in Arizona and the 11,542nd largest nationally. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 633
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.92
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,542nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 400th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 195th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 182nd out of 932

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Mesquite Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 365
(58%)
9,154
(53%)
 Female 268
(42%)
8,237
(47%)

Mesquite Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 391
(62%)
11,258
(65%)
 Hispanic 154
(24%)
4,091
(24%)
 Asian 27
(4%)
585
(3%)
 Two or More 26
(4%)
709
(4%)
 Black 24
(4%)
488
(3%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
188
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
72
(0%)

Mesquite Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 629
(99%)
17,305
(100%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 4
(1%)
77
(0%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
9
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Mesquite Elementary School is ranked 996th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mesquite Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (0.6%) is significantly lower than the state average of 53.6%. 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
2013 658
2014 612
2015 633

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
2013 15.9
2014 17.6
2015 15.9

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
2013 0.0015197568389058
2014 0.0049019607843137
2015 0.0063191153238547

Compare Mesquite Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 0.6%
 
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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