Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School

Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School serves 410 students in grades KG - 5.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School operates within the Longview School District.

School Overview

The student population of 410 students has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 410 students
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a n/a
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.34 0.40
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
44%
39%
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,805 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,426 is less than the state average of $11,994. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,372 is less than the state average of $10,499. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Longview School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 6,805 912
Longview   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $74 MM $12 MM
Longview   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $66 MM $11 MM
Longview   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,426 $11,994
Longview   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,372 $10,499
Longview   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is On Track Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cascade Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbia Heights Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LongviewCascade Middle School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 530 students2821 Parkview Dr
    LongviewWA 98632
    (360)575-7772
    0.96-8530
  • LongviewColumbia Heights Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 370 students2820 Parkview Dr
    LongviewWA 98632
    (360)575-7461
    0.9KG-5370
  • LongviewMint Valley Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 432 students2745 38th Ave
    LongviewWA 98632
    (360)575-7581
    1KG-5432
  • LongviewNorthlake Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 378 students2210 Olympia Way
    LongviewWA 98632
    (360)575-7630
    1KG-5378
  • LongviewMonticello Middle School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 475 students1225 28th Ave
    LongviewWA 98632
    (360)575-7040
    1.16-8475

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