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min. proficiency
93%
  • Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies
  • 6919 E. Brown Road, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: 4 - 9 · Students: 433
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
82%
  • Self Development Charter School
  • 1709 N Greenfield, Mesa
  • Self Development Charter School
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 460
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
76%
  • Basis Mesa
  • 5010 S. Eastmark Parkway, Mesa
  • BASIS School Inc. 10
  • Grades: 4 - 10 · Students: 579
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
75%
  • Franklin At Brimhall Elementary
  • 4949 E Southern Ave, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 891
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
73%
  • Heritage Academy
  • 32 S. Center, Mesa
  • Heritage Academy Inc.
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 650
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
72%
  • Pathfinder Academy
  • 2906 N. Boulder Canyon, Mesa
  • Edkey Inc. - Pathfinder Academy
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 192
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
71%
  • Franklin Junior High School
  • 4949 East Southern Avenue, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: 7 - 9 · Students: 281
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
70%
  • Las Sendas Elementary School
  • 3120 N Red Mountain Road, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 802
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
68%
  • Mountain View High School
  • 2700 E Brown Road, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 3,180
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
67%
  • Franklin At Alma Elementary
  • 1313 W. Medina Ave, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 280
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
67%
  • Asu Preparatory Academy-polytechnic Elementary
  • 6859 E Rembrandt Ave, Mesa
  • ASU Preparatory Academy 4
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 368
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
65%
  • Montessori Education Centre Charter School - Mesa
  • 2834 East Southern Avenue, Mesa
  • Montessori Education Centre Charter School
  • Grades: KG - 7 · Students: 254
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
65%
  • Arizona Agribusiness & Equine Center Inc. - Red Mountain
  • 2165 N. Power Road, Mesa
  • Arizona Agribusiness & Equine Center Inc. 3
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 172
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
64%
  • Franklin Elementary School
  • 1753 East 8th Ave, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 813
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
61%
  • Hermosa Vista Elementary School
  • 2626 N 24th Street, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 720
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
60%
  • Great Hearts Academyemies - Arete Prep
  • 3102 N. 56th Street, Mesa
  • Arete Preparatory Academy
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 498
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
59%
  • Red Mountain High School
  • 7301 East Brown Road, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 3,347
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
59%
  • Meridian
  • 3900 S. Mountain Road, Mesa
  • Gilbert Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 982
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
57%
  • Hale Elementary School
  • 1425 N 23rd Street, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 628
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
56%
  • Canyon Rim Elementary
  • 3045 S. Canyon Rim, Mesa
  • Gilbert Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 929
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
56%
  • Johnson Elementary School
  • 3807 E Pueblo, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 583
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
55%
  • Mesa Distance Learning Program
  • 549 N Stapley, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 313
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 209:1
55%
  • Bush Elementary
  • 4925 E Ingram, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 603
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
55%
  • Asu Preparatory Academy-polytechnic Middle School
  • 6110 S Sagewood St, Mesa
  • ASU Preparatory Academy 6
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 290
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
55%
  • Cambridge Academy East
  • 9412 E. Brown Rd., Mesa
  • Cambridge Academy East Inc
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 203
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
54%
  • Noah Webster Schools- Mesa
  • 7301 E. Baseline Road, Mesa
  • Noah Webster Schools - Mesa
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 1,065
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
53%
  • Augusta Ranch Elementary
  • 9430 E. Neville Ave, Mesa
  • Gilbert Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 1,038
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
52%
  • Heritage Academy Queen Creek
  • 32 S. Center, Mesa
  • Heritage Academy Queen Creek Inc.
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 214
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
52%
  • Ishikawa Elementary School
  • 2635 N 32nd Street, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 832
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
51%
  • Highland Elementary School
  • 3042 E. Adobe, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 728
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
50%
  • Franklin West Elementary
  • 236 South Sirrine, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 582
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
50%
  • Superstition Springs Elementary
  • 7125 E. Monterey Ave., Mesa
  • Gilbert Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 657
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
50%
  • Zaharis Elementary
  • 9410 E. Mckellips Road, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 896
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
50%
  • Evit - East Campus
  • 1601 W Main St, Mesa
  • East Valley Institute of Technology
  • Grades: 10 - 12 · Students: 77
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
50%
  • Sonoran Desert School
  • 4448 E. Main St., Mesa
  • Sonoran Desert School
  • Grades: 5 - 12 · Students: 33
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
50%
  • East Valley Academy
  • 910 North 85th Place, Mesa
  • East Valley Academy
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 23
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
50%
  • Asu Preparatory Academy-polytechnic High School
  • 7350 E Unity Ave, Mesa
  • ASU Preparatory Academy 3
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 194
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
49%
  • Entz Elementary School
  • 4132 E Adobe, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 691
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
49%
  • Highland Jr High School
  • 6915 E. Guadalupe Rd., Mesa
  • Gilbert Unified District
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 1,269
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
48%
  • Ala Mesa
  • 2350 E. Germann Rd., Mesa
  • American Leadership Academy Inc.
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 419
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
47%
  • Mendoza Elementary School
  • 5831 East Mclellan Road, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 480
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
47%
  • Desert Ridge Jr. High
  • 10211 E. Madero Ave., Mesa
  • Gilbert Unified District
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 1,377
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
47%
  • Sun Valley High School
  • 1143 S Lindsay Rd, Mesa
  • American Charter Schools Foundation d.b.a. Sun Valley High S
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 550
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
46%
  • Red Mountain Ranch Elementary
  • 6650 E Raftriver Road, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 541
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
45%
  • Desert Ridge High
  • 10045 E Madero Ave, Mesa
  • Gilbert Unified District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,752
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
45%
  • Evit - East Valley Institute Of Technology
  • 1601 West Main Street, Mesa
  • East Valley Institute of Technology
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 631
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
45%
  • Macarthur Elementary School
  • 1435 E Mclellan, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 501
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
45%
  • Edkey Inc. - Pathfinder Academy At Eastmark
  • 1460 S. Horne St., Mesa
  • Edkey Inc. - Pathfinder Academy
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 132
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
45%
  • East Valley High School
  • 7420 E. Main Street, Mesa
  • Legacy Education Group
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 143
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
43%
  • Sousa Elementary School
  • 616 N Mountain, Mesa
  • Mesa Unified District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 541
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
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Mesa school information

IndexMesaArizonaNational
Average Test Scores39%36%49%
Student/Teacher ratio30:118:116:1
Total public schools1371,86379,221
Total private schools1831624,874
Total post-secondary schools101487,963
The Mesa, AZ educational system consists of 137 public schools, 18 private schools and 10 post-secondary schools. Mesa public schools have average test scores of 39% which is 8% higher than than the Arizona average and 21% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Mesa public schools is 30:1, compared to 18:1 in Arizona and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 85.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 83.8% have completed high school, 25.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Mesa

IndexMesaArizonaNational
Completed 8th grade85.0%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school83.8%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college61.7%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.6%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors25.6%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters8.7%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.2%1.3%

There are a total of 137 public schools, 18 private schools and 10 post-secondary schools in Mesa. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Mesa, AZ schools is 39%. The average student to teacher ratio is 30:1. In Mesa, AZ, an average of 85.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Mesa 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 Mesa, AZ schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Paradise Valley, AZ13,83362%27%
Chandler, AZ242,13155%12%
Scottsdale, AZ234,49553%8%
Queen Creek, AZ30,84952%5%
Gilbert, AZ226,83251%4%
Mesa, AZ470,45639%21%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Long Beach, CA469,79337%25%
Kansas City, MO471,76743%13%
Sacramento, CA484,53029%40%
Atlanta, GA456,37828%44%
Virginia Beach, VA449,73382%67%
Mesa, AZ470,45639%21%
Source: The Mesa, 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.