Gilbert, Arizona

Gilbert, AZ is #8 on the list Top 100 Best Cities to Work Remote in 2023, #27 on the list Top 100 Best Cities to Work Remote in 2023, #6 on the list Top 100 Best Places to Raise a Family in the West in 2021

Does Gilbert, Arizona have good schools?

When determining if Gilbert, Arizona, has good schools, we analyze key factors including math proficiency, reading/language proficiency, students-per-teacher ratio, average teacher salaries, National Blue Ribbon awards, Spelling Bee and STEM/non-STEM national competitions, and more.

SchoolsNational RankingsPrivate School Enrollment
Elementary schools in GilbertScored 54.2Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 54.2 to elementary education in Gilbert, Arizona (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.11.8%
Middle schools in GilbertScored 49.1Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 49.1 to middle education in Gilbert, Arizona (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.9.5%
High schools in GilbertScored 48.2Dwellics analytics team assigned the score [r_high] to high education in Gilbert, Arizona (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.7.4%

Dwellics searched for winners of 69 nationwide competitions for school children in both STEM and non-STEM fields and found 45.0 winners in Gilbert, Arizona in the last 5 years.

Elementary Schools in Gilbert, Arizona

There are 43 public elementary schools in Gilbert, Arizona. The public elementary schools in Gilbert are rated 54.2 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among elementary school students, approximately 11.8% are enrolled at private schools in Gilbert.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Gilbert, Arizona at the elementary level is 63.9%, and proficient in reading & language arts 64.9%.

The average salary of an elementary school teacher in Gilbert is $44,577 per year. The average number of elementary school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Gilbert is 16.0.

Middle Schools in Gilbert, Arizona

There are 6 public middle schools in Gilbert, Arizona. The public middle schools in Gilbert are rated 49.1 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among middle school students, approximately 9.5% are enrolled at private schools in Gilbert.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Gilbert, Arizona at the middle schools level is 49.8%, and proficient in reading & language arts 48.0%.

The average salary of a middle school teacher in Gilbert is $44,927 per year. The average number of middle school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Gilbert is 18.0.

High Schools in Gilbert, Arizona

There are 20 high schools in Gilbert, Arizona. The public high schools in Gilbert are rated 48.2 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among high school students, approximately 7.4% are enrolled at private schools in Gilbert.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Gilbert, Arizona at the high school level is 60.1%, and proficient in reading & language arts 59.3%.

The average salary of a high school teacher in Gilbert is $31,035 per year. The average number of high school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Gilbert is 19.0.

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Pros and Cons of living in Gilbert, Arizona in reviews from users in their own words:

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