Mesquite Elementary School

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1000 E Mesquite St

Gilbert, AZ 85296

(480) 813-1240

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 700

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

27 Parent Reviews for Mesquite Elementary School

This has been a wonderful school. My son was in Mrs. Gowens kindergarten Class. MY son has sensory needs and the school has gone above and beyond to help him :)

Posted by a parent on 05/31/13

My daughter has attended Mesquite for two years now. I am so impressed with how dedicated the teachers are. I especially love that her teachers maintained high standards for her and always required her to work hard. When my daughter started to lose interest in reading, her teacher and the librarian ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/06/12

My children have attended Mesquite for the last 4 years and I haven't had a bad expierience yet. I love the teachers and staff. They are so caring and work to help your child learn in his or her own way. My daughter had trouble with reading after first grade and because of the special attention she got ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/28/12

My son is about to finish his third year at Mesquite. He has been a student since first grade and simply adores that school. I love the staff and teachers and feel that there isn't a better place for him. I have very high standards for education and am very picky, yet I've had no complaints with them. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/10/12

One of the MALE 6th grade teachers asked the students to split up into groups: one side of the class who likes him, the other side who does not like him. UNPROFESSIONAL!!! Same teacher 6th grade SOCIAL STUDIES, was too busy for a WEEK to teach any-thing because he was planning a field trip& told his ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/20/12

i can't express enough how wonderful this school has been for my children. We have never had a bad teacher and the Principal is caring and dedicated to the children.

Posted by a parent on 09/21/11

My son had a horrible kindergarten experience at a school in Queen Creek. For first grade he was with Mrs. Yanez and she did an amazing job with him and helped him trust teachers again. She has helped him with his shyness and has worked one on one with me to help my son succeed. She is AMAZING.The office ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/21/11

Mesquite is the best school ever my child has been going there since kindergarden and he has amazing grades his teacher mr. martin has helped him so much he says that he loves mesquite and if he could h would go there for junior high and high school

Posted by a parent on 03/16/11

My children attend Mesquite and I can not say enough how WONDERFUL it is. They have excelled since being switched to Mesquite, the teachers are so compassionate and the staff is like family when you walk in. Great parents too, we have many new friends in our lives from Mesquite.

Posted by a parent on 01/20/10

Mesquite gets a 4 star rating. my boy loves his school!

Posted by a parent on 11/19/09

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Test scores for Mesquite Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Mesquite Elementary School
Gilbert Unified District
* In 2011-2012 Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS) was used to test students in reading and mathematics in grades 3 through 8 and 10, writing in grades 5, 6, 7, and 10, and in science in grades 4, 8 and 10. AIMS is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students have mastered Arizona's learning standards. Students must pass the grade 10 AIMS in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to meet or exceed state standards on the test.

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Gilbert schools — Mesquite Elementary School is located at 1000 E Mesquite St, Gilbert AZ 85296. 1000 E Mesquite St is in the 85296 ZIP code in Gilbert, AZ The school district for Mesquite Elementary School is the Gilbert Unified District. Mesquite Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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