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69%
  • Cortina Elementary
  • 19680 South 188th Street, Queen Creek
  • Higley Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 947
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
68%
  • Power Ranch Elementary
  • 4351 S. Ranch House Parkway, Gilbert
  • Higley Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 713
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
65%
  • Centennial Elementary School
  • 3507 South Ranch House Parkway, Gilbert
  • Higley Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 899
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
62%
  • Higley Traditional Academy
  • 3391 East Vest Avenue, Gilbert
  • Higley Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 645
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
61%
  • San Tan Elementary
  • 3443 East Calistoga Drive, Gilbert
  • Higley Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 654
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
60%
  • Coronado Elementary School
  • 4333 South De Anza Boulevard, Gilbert
  • Higley Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 643
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
58%
  • Sossaman Middle School
  • 18655 East Jacaranda Blvd, Queen Creek
  • Higley Unified School District
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 901
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
55%
  • Chaparral Elementary School
  • 3380 East Frye Road, Gilbert
  • Higley Unified School District
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 859
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
51%
  • Higley High School
  • 4068 East Pecos Road, Gilbert
  • Higley Unified School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,596
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
46%
  • Gateway Pointe Elementary
  • 2069 South De La Torre Drive, Gilbert
  • Higley Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 755
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
45%
  • Williams Field High School
  • 2076 S. Higley Road, Gilbert
  • Higley Unified School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,705
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
44%
  • Cooley Middle School
  • 2935 South Recker Road, Gilbert
  • Higley Unified School District
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 915
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
n/a
  • Sue Sossaman Early Childhood Development Center
  • 18655 East Jacaranda Blvd, Queen Creek
  • Higley Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 84
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 8:1
n/a
  • Elona P. Cooley Early Child Development Center
  • 1100 S Recker Road, Gilbert
  • Higley Unified School District
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 87
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 8:1
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Gilbert school information

IndexGilbertArizonaNational
Average Test Scores51%36%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:118:116:1
Total public schools441,86379,221
Total private schools631624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1487,963
The Gilbert, AZ educational system consists of 44 public schools, 6 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Gilbert public schools have average test scores of 51% which is 43% higher than than the Arizona average and 4% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Gilbert public schools is 19:1, compared to 18:1 in Arizona and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 93.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 93.5% have completed high school, 42.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Gilbert

IndexGilbertArizonaNational
Completed 8th grade93.7%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school93.5%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college79.2%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree53.0%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors42.4%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters14.3%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.4%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.2%1.3%

Listed above are Higley Unified District, Gilbert schools. To customize your list of Higley Unified District schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Higley Unified District schools.

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Queen Creek, AZ30,84952%5%
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Gilbert, AZ226,83251%4%

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Gilbert, AZ226,83251%4%
Source: The Gilbert, AZ education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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