Gant Elementary School

Gant Elementary School serves 640 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Gant Elementary School operates within the Long Beach Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 640 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 36% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 640 students
Gant Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Gant Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Gant Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Gant Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1 25:1
Gant Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
13%
11%
Gant Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
23%
53%
Gant Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
7%
6%
Gant Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
50%
25%
Gant Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Gant Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.68 0.42
Gant Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
13%
49%
Gant Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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%
9%
Gant Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Long Beach Unified School District's student population of 81,155 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,941 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,910 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Long Beach Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
4
Number of Students Managed 81,155 1,757
Long Beach Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $858 MM $17 MM
Long Beach Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $855 MM $18 MM
Long Beach Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,941 $10,238
Long Beach Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,910 $10,739
Long Beach Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Millikan High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stanford Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bixby Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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