Taylor Junior High School



Taylor Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Taylor Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 1
5 1
6 3
7 558
8 590
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Taylor Junior High School is a public elementary school located in Mesa, AZ in the Mesa Unified School District. It enrolls 1,153 students in grades 1st through 12th. Taylor Junior High School is the 21st largest public school in Arizona and the 606th largest nationally. It has 19.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,153
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19:1
Full Time Teachers: 60.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 606th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 21st out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 495th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 7th out of 932

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Taylor Junior High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 580
(50%)
19,316
(52%)
 Female 573
(50%)
18,151
(48%)

Taylor Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 608
(53%)
16,270
(43%)
 White 408
(35%)
16,620
(44%)
 Black 62
(5%)
1,498
(4%)
 American Indian 35
(3%)
1,530
(4%)
 Two or More 17
(1%)
863
(2%)
 Asian 15
(1%)
410
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 8
(1%)
276
(1%)

Taylor Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 695
(60%)
20,353
(54%)
 Not Eligible 322
(28%)
14,433
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 136
(12%)
2,681
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Taylor Junior High School is ranked 38th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Taylor Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.1%) is higher than the state average of 53.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Taylor Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1298
2006 1359
2007 1335
2008 1292
2009 1284
2010 1238
2011 870
2012 1197
2013 1133
2014 1152
2015 1153

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.7
2006 19.9
2007 18.7
2008 18.6
2009 18.7
2010 18
2011 18.5
2012 17.8
2013 17.1
2014 17.8
2015 19

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50770416024653
2006 0.4429727740986
2007 0.47041198501873
2008 0.46826625386997
2009 0.60903426791277
2010 0.61873990306947
2011 0.70229885057471
2012 0.66666666666667
2013 0.65754633715799
2014 0.63628472222222
2015 0.72072853425846

Compare Taylor Junior High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
1,900.0% 19.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 72.1%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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