Imagine Elementary and Middle School at East Mesa

Imagine Schools Grades

School Year Academic Growth* Character Development Economic Sustainability Parent Choice Shared Values
2011-12 (R) 59% (M) 79% B+ A- A- B-
2010-11 A A- B+ A A-
2009-10 A- A B+ A A
*Starting in school year 2011-2012, academic growth results are presented in percentage form, in lieu of letter grades. The percentages report the proportion of students who achieved growth greater than or equal to one academic year in reading (R) and math (M), according to the nationally norm-referenced Stanford 10 tests.

About the School

9701 E. Southern Avenue, Mesa, AZ 85209 480-355-6830 www.imagineeastmesa.com School Leader: April Blatzheim Grades Served: PreK-8 Student Enrollment: 750 Educational Approach: Standards-Based Curriculum Year Opened: 2005 Accredited by AdvancED Igniting Student Success!

News, Events, and Recognitions

May 2012: Received two "Promising Practices" Awards from the Character Education Partnership
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Eligible Free/Reduced Lunch Program

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