Gerald A. Smith Elementary School

Gerald A. Smith Elementary School serves 757 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is equal to the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Gerald A. Smith Elementary School operates within the Colton Joint Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 757 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 757 students
Gerald A. Smith Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Gerald A. Smith Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Gerald A. Smith Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Gerald A. Smith Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 25:1
Gerald A. Smith Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
11%
Gerald A. Smith Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
93%
53%
Gerald A. Smith Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
6%
Gerald A. Smith Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
5%
25%
Gerald A. Smith Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.13 0.65
Gerald A. Smith 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.
84%
49%
Gerald A. Smith 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.
7%
9%
Gerald A. Smith Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Colton Joint Unified School District's student population of 23,307 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,083 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Colton Joint Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
4
Number of Students Managed 23,307 1,489
Colton Joint Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $214 MM n/a
Colton Joint Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $239 MM n/a
Colton Joint Unified School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,083 n/a
Colton Joint Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,116 n/a
Colton Joint Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Bob Murphy County Community Day (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Joe Baca Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maple Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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    BloomingtonCA 92316
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    (909)876-4156
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    1.1 miles
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    1.3KG-5733

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