Gant Elementary School

Gant Elementary School serves 658 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Gant Elementary School operates within the Long Beach Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 658 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 658 students
Gant Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Gant Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Gant Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

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 22:1
Gant Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Gant Elementary School American Indian (1989-2003)
Asian
12%
11%
Gant Elementary School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
24%
52%
Gant Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
7%
7%
Gant Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
50%
26%
Gant Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Gant Elementary School Two or more races (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Gant Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Gant 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.
0.68 0.42
Gant Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
17%
48%
Gant Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
3%
8%
Gant Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 83,067 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Long Beach Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
94
4
Number of Students Managed 83,067 1,667
Long Beach Unf School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $907 MM $19 MM
Long Beach Unf School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $872 MM $18 MM
Long Beach Unf School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,361 $11,099
Long Beach Unf School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,969 $10,975
Long Beach Unf School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Prisk Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Long BeachStanford Middle School
    5871 East Los Arcos St
    Long BeachCA 90815
    (562)594-9793
    0.7 mi | 1305 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Long BeachPrisk Elementary School
    2375 Fanwood Ave
    Long BeachCA 90815
    (562)598-9601
    0.8 mi | 619 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Long BeachBixby Elementary School
    5251 East Stearns St
    Long BeachCA 90815
    (562)498-3794
    0.8 mi | 531 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Long BeachHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Hill Classical Middle School
    Magnet School
    1100 Iroquois Ave
    Long BeachCA 90815
    (562)598-7611
    Magnet School

    1 mi | 917 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Long BeachTincher Preparatory
    1701 Petaluma Ave
    Long BeachCA 90815
    (562)493-2636
    1.1 mi | 962 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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