Gilbert Elementary School

Gilbert Elementary School serves 517 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 41%.
Gilbert Elementary School operates within the Yakima School District.

Overview

The student population of 517 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 517 students
Gilbert Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Gilbert Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 19:1
Gilbert Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
2%
Hispanic
66%
20%
Gilbert Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
1%
5%
Gilbert Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
29%
59%
Gilbert Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
6%
All Ethnic Groups Gilbert Elementary School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.48 0.39
Gilbert 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.
73%
38%
Gilbert Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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.
9%
7%
Gilbert Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,415 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Yakima School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
4
Number of Students Managed 15,415 935
Yakima   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $170 MM $12 MM
District Spending $163 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,655 $12,260
Yakima   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,174 $11,231
Yakima   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Eisenhower High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wilson Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital Dba Children's Vil Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • YakimaYakima Valley Memorial Hospital Dba Children's Vil Elementary School
    Special Education School
    3801 Kern Rd
    YakimaWA 98902
    (509)965-2080
    Special Education School

    0.5 mi | 12 students | Gr. PK                      
  • YakimaEarly Childhood Center
    Special Education School
    4202 Tieton Dr
    YakimaWA 98908
    (509)573-2871
    Special Education School

    0.9 mi | 99 students | Gr. PK                      
  • YakimaRobertson Elementary School
    2807 West Lincoln Ave
    YakimaWA 98902
    (509)573-1601
    1 mi | 511 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • YakimaEisenhower High School
    702 South 40th Ave
    YakimaWA 98908
    (509)573-2601
    1 mi | 1973 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • YakimaDiscovery Lab School
    2810 Castlevale Rd
    YakimaWA 98902
    (509)573-5400
    1.1 mi | 211 students | Gr. 1-8                      

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