Arts Academy of Mesa is located in Mesa, AZ and is one of 4 schools in Apex Public Charter Academy Dba Apex Public Academy School District. It is a charter school that serves 134 students in grades K-8.
Charter schools are public schools, but differ from traditional public schools in that they are independent and are operated by educators, parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, or others. Funding for charter schools is based on designated local or state educational organizations. Those organizations are responsible for monitoring and assessing the quality and effectiveness of education, but permit the schools to operate outside of the traditional public school education system. See Arts Academy of Mesa's test results to learn more about school performance.more
Student Economic Level (2009)
In 2009, Arts Academy of Mesa had 65% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Arizona had 45% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.