Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School

Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School serves 419 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 40%.
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School operates within the Longview School District.

Overview

The student population of 419 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 419 students
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 19:1
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
1%
7%
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
10%
20%
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Black (1988-2011)
White
81%
60%
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Columbia Valley Garden 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.
0.33 0.59
Columbia Valley Garden 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.
41%
37%
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
2%
7%
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,851 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Longview School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed 6,851 969
Longview   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $73 MM $12 MM
District Spending $71 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,052 $12,260
District Spending / Student $9,806 $11,231
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is R A Long High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Cascade Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbia Heights Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Longview Columbia Heights Elementary School
    2820 Parkview Dr
    Longview , WA , 98632
    (360)575-7461
    0.9  mi  |  375  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Longview Cascade Middle School
    2821 Parkview Dr
    Longview , WA , 98632
    (360)577-2701
    0.9  mi  |  508  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Longview Northlake Elementary School
    2210 Olympia Way
    Longview , WA , 98632
    (360)575-7630
    1  mi  |  330  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Longview Mint Valley Elementary School
    2745 38th Ave
    Longview , WA , 98632
    (360)575-7581
    1  mi  |  412  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Longview Olympic Elementary School
    1324 30th Ave
    Longview , WA , 98632
    (360)575-7084
    1.1  mi  |  325  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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