Mesa High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
17.3
Math Proficiency
2.5
Reading Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
24:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 3,411 Students
  • 139 Teachers

Mesa High School
1630 EAST SOUTHERN AVE
MESA, AZ 85204

Phone: (480) 472-0200

District: Mesa Unified District

Overview

At Mesa High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Mesa High School is 27 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 62 percent. Mesa High School is 1 of 10 high schools in the Mesa Unified District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 3,411
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 62%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 62%
Full-Time Teachers 139

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 82%
Proficient in Math 60%
College Readiness Index 17.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 10
Total Students 19,105
Proficient in Reading (district average) 84%
Proficient in Math (district average) 57%
College Readiness (district average) 20.4

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Nearby Schools

Mesa High School is 1 of 10 schools in the Mesa Unified District.

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