G.f.w. Elementary School

G.f.w. Elementary School serves 281 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 28%.
G.f.w. Elementary School operates within the G.f.w. School District.

Overview

The student population of 281 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 281 students
G.f.w. Elementary School Total Students (1993-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
G.f.w. Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1993-2012)
Students by Grade G.f.w. Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.84. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
G.f.w. Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1993-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
6%
G.f.w. Elementary School Asian (1993-2011)
Hispanic
20%
7%
G.f.w. Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
n/a
10%
G.f.w. Elementary School Black (1998-2012)
White
75%
72%
G.f.w. Elementary School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups G.f.w. Elementary School Sch Ethnicity G.f.w. Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.40 0.84
G.f.w. Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
34%
31%
G.f.w. Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2012)
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.
11%
7%
G.f.w. Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 813 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name G.f.w. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 813 519
G.f.w. School District Number of Students Managed (1993-2012)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $6 MM
G.f.w. School District Total Revenue (1995-2009)
District Spending $12 MM $6 MM
G.f.w. School District Spending (1995-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,348 $11,416
G.f.w. School District Revenue / Student (1995-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,025 $11,593
G.f.w. School District Spending / Student (1995-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is G.f.w. Senior High School (7.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is G.f.w. Middle School (9.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Starland Elementary School (5.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Gibbon Starland Elementary School
    Charter School
    59917 236th St
    Gibbon , MN , 55335
    (507)228-8943
    Charter School
    5.7  mi  |  11  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Winthrop G.f.w. Senior High School
    N Cottonwood St
    Winthrop , MN , 55396
    (507)647-5382
    7.6  mi  |  297  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lafayette Lafayette Public Charter School
    Charter School
    351 6th St
    Lafayette , MN , 56054
    (507)228-8943
    Charter School
    8.5  mi  |  74  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Fairfax G.f.w. Middle School
    300 Se. 2nd St
    Fairfax , MN , 55332
    (507)426-7251
    9.9  mi  |  235  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • New Ulm Washington Elementary School
    910 14th North St
    New Ulm , MN , 56073
    (507)359-8490
    14.6  mi  |  469  students  |  Gr.  4-6

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