Gravenstein Elementary School

3840 Twig Ave,

Sebastopol, CA, 95472-5750

Tel: (707)823-5361
Grades: KG-5

426 students

Gravenstein Elementary School serves 426 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Gravenstein Elementary School operates within the Gravenstein Union Elementary School District.

Overview

The student population of 426 students has grown by 16% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 426 students
Gravenstein Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Gravenstein Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Gravenstein Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 1.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 22:1
Gravenstein Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
11%
Gravenstein Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
14%
52%
Gravenstein Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
7%
Gravenstein Elementary School Black (1988-2011)
White
74%
26%
Gravenstein Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Gravenstein Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Gravenstein 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.
0.43 1.15
Gravenstein Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Gravenstein Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Gravenstein Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 686 students has grown by 22% over five years.
School District Name Gravenstein Union Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
4
Number of Students Managed 686 1,671
Gravenstein Union Elementary School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $19 MM
Gravenstein Union Elementary School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $4 MM $18 MM
Gravenstein Union Elementary School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,825 $11,099
Gravenstein Union Elementary School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,834 $10,975
Gravenstein Union Elementary School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is West Sonoma County Consortium (3.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hillcrest Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gravenstein Community Day (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Sebastopol Gravenstein Community Day
    Alternative School
    3840 Twig Ave
    Sebastopol , CA , 95472
    (707)823-7008
    Alternative School
    0  mi  |  1  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Sebastopol Hillcrest Middle School
    Magnet School
    725 Bloomfield Rd
    Sebastopol , CA , 95472
    (707)823-7653
    Magnet School
    1.3  mi  |  259  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Sebastopol Twin Hills Charter Middle School
    Charter School
    1685 Water Trough Rd
    Sebastopol , CA , 95472
    (707)823-7446
    Charter School
    2.9  mi  |  311  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Petaluma Dunham Elementary School
    4111 Roblar Rd
    Petaluma , CA , 94952
    (707)795-5050
    3.3  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Petaluma Dunham Charter
    Charter School
    4111 Roblar Rd
    Petaluma , CA , 94952
    (707)795-5050
    Charter School
    3.3  mi  |  160  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Sebastopol, CA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.42, which is lower than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Sebastopol is Park Side Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.