Mesa

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Mesa is a city in Maricopa County, in the U.S. state of Arizona. It is a suburb located about 20 miles east of Phoenix. Mesa is the central city of the East Valley section of the Phoenix Metropolitan Area. It is bordered by Tempe on the west, the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community on the north, Chandler and Gilbert on the south along with Queen Creek, and Apache Junction on the east. Mesa is home to numerous higher education facilities including the Polytechnic campus of Arizona State University.

Mesa has over 2,280 acres of parkland in the city limits. Its largest is Red Mountain Park which spans 1,146 acres. It includes a lake, playgrounds, a basketball court and a cement volleyball court. Mesa is home to numerous championship golf courses, including the original course in town, Mesa Country Club.

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RATING* SCHOOL NAME GRADES SCHOOL TYPE
5 Montessori Education Centre Charter School - Mesa Preschool - 6th Grade Public
4 American Leadership Academy - Mesa Kindergarten - 6th Grade Public
3 Leading Edge Academy At East Mesa Kindergarten - 6th Grade Public
2 Learning Foundation And Performing Arts Alta Mesa Kindergarten - 8th Grade Public
1 Eagle College Preparatory School- Mesa Kindergarten - 8th Grade Public
N/A Mesa Transitional Learning Center 3Rd Grade - 12th Grade Public
5 Mesa Academy For Advanced Studies 4th Grade - 8th Grade Public
4 Mesa Arts Academy Kindergarten - 8th Grade Public
3 Imagine East Mesa Elementary Kindergarten - 6th Grade Public
1 Eisenhower Elementary School Kindergarten - 6th Grade Public
5 Basis Mesa 5th Grade - 10th Grade Public
3 Imagine East Mesa Middle School 6th Grade - 8th Grade Public
5 Heritage Academy Queen Creek - Downtown Mesa Campus 7th Grade - 12th Grade Public
5 Heritage Academy - Mesa Campus 7th Grade - 12th Grade Public
3 Mesa Distance Learning Program 7th Grade - 12th Grade Public
3 Shepherd Junior High School 7th Grade - 8th Grade Public
2 Mesa High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
N/A Mesa High Satellite Programs 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
3 Skyline High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
N/A Mesa Montessori Preschool - Kindergarten Private/Charter
* School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Pitney Bowes, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.