Poston Junior High School

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7/10
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Reviews
43
Grades
7-9
Students
853
Type
Public
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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More

Academics
7/10
Test scores
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Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


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Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
Science
64%
State avg: 53%
Details
Geometry
>98%
State avg: 34%
Algebra I
89%
State avg: 37%
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Student progress
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
45%
White
44%
Black
5%
American Indian/Alaska Native
3%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
19 :1
State avg: 21 :1
Students per counselor
503 :1
State avg: 756 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
93%
State avg: 85%
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Neighborhood
2433 E Adobe Street
Mesa, AZ 85213
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