Mesquite Jr High School

130 West Mesquite St, Gilbert, AZ 85233 | (480) 497-3452
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Student Enrollment: 899
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 130 W. Mesquite St., Gilbert, AZ 85233
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: 899
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 474 (52.7%)
  • Females: 425 (47.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 79 (8.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 184 (20.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 263 (29.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Mesquite Jr High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian101.1%
Black637.0%
Asian586.5%
Hispanic21023.4%
White55862.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Mesquite Jr High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade45450.5%
8th Grade44549.5%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 45%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:55%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 7 Years
  • Average Salary: $39,331
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Mesquite Jr High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,44149%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,07151%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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