Macarthur Elementary School

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1435 E Mclellan Rd

Mesa, AZ 85203

(480) 472-7800

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 510

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

24 Parent Reviews for Macarthur Elementary School

This school has gone down to a 7 I wonder what's going on and a lot of teachers has left the school and a lot of students have move to other schools too.

Posted by a parent on 08/19/13

The best part about MacArthur is the active neighborhood support. I have also found the faculty to be very friendly.

Posted by a parent on 07/09/13

My three children have, overall, had excellent experiences at MacArthur as they have attended over the last seven years. They have loved all of their teachers and have appreciated being involved in orchestra, band, student council, the spelling bee, after-school tutoring from a teacher, the Gifted and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/14/13

I have 3 children at MacArthur. The teachers are focused, and they truly love my children. This school has helped my son's self esteem. One gifted child was given the support he needed while another child received additional reading teaching instruction. Lesson plans are personalized.

Posted by a parent on 05/31/13

I am a parent and an educator at a high school. I love this school. I couldn't understand why the school had a previous poor ratings until I looked at the dates! (Some of those poor ratings are from 2006.) Notheless, I will proudly continue to send my kids here.

Posted by a parent on 05/31/13

This school is the epitome of community. Teachers are from the area and take "ownership" of the school. They have creative teaching techniques. I really like MacArthur!

Posted by a parent on 05/31/13

MacArthur is located in a clean, well kept, family oriented neighborhood with awesome families. I read some of the earlier reviews about MacArthur in 2006-09, that is not at all the MacArthur that we have experienced. There is diversity of beliefs, politics, finances and race. I would be heart broken ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/29/13

MacArthur is an excellent school with excellent teachers. I have three children who currently attend MacArthur (5th, 3rd, and 1st grade), and have been happy with every teacher they have had over the years. My children have been happy as well. They look forward to school and the friends and teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/28/13

the school is well run. The principle is very focused on academic rigor. the principle has done a good job of fairly holding kids accountable for good behavior.

Posted by a parent on 05/28/13

MacArthur is a great school to send my kids to every day. The teachers are talented and dedicated, each bringing their unique skills to the classroom to help my kids succeed. They routinely find ways to encourage my children s strengths and build on areas where they are weak. The school has found the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/28/13

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Test scores for Macarthur Elementary School

AIMS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Macarthur Elementary School
Mesa Unified School 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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Mesa schools — Macarthur Elementary School is located at 1435 E Mclellan Rd, Mesa AZ 85203. 1435 E Mclellan Rd is in the 85203 ZIP code in Mesa, AZ The school district for Macarthur Elementary School is the Mesa Unified School District. Macarthur Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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