Mesquite Elementary School

1000 East Mesquite St, Gilbert, AZ 85296 | (480) 497-3452
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 825
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1000 E. Mesquite Street, Gilbert, AZ 85296
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Gilbert Unified District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $6,566
  • Graduation Rate: 87.3%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 18.5
  • Enrolled Students: 38,742

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 825
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 434 (52.6%)
  • Females: 391 (47.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 60 (7.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 127 (15.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 187 (22.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Mesquite Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian60.7%
Black445.3%
Asian313.8%
Hispanic15218.4%
White59271.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Mesquite Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten10713.0%
1st Grade11413.8%
2nd Grade9912.0%
3rd Grade12014.5%
4th Grade11013.3%
5th Grade13316.1%
6th Grade14217.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 35%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:65%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 8 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,731
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Mesquite Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,12638%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$45,82062%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 01, 2009
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