Gilbert Elementary School

Gilbert Elementary School serves 506 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Gilbert Elementary School operates within the Yakima School District.

Overview

The student population of 506 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 506 students
Gilbert Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Gilbert Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Gilbert Elementary School 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 0.52 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 18:1 19:1
Gilbert Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
Gilbert Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
62%
20%
Gilbert Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
5%
Gilbert Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
31%
60%
Gilbert Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Gilbert Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Gilbert 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.
0.52 0.59
Gilbert 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.
66%
37%
Gilbert 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.
8%
7%
Gilbert Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,155 students has grown by 2825% over five years.
School District Name Yakima School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
4
Number of Students Managed 15,155 969
Yakima   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $170 MM $12 MM
Yakima   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $163 MM $11 MM
Yakima   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $327,828 $12,260
Yakima   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $314,292 $11,231
Yakima   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Eisenhower High School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Wilson Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Robertson Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • Yakima Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital Dba Children's Vil Elementary School
    Special Education School
    3801 Kern Rd
    Yakima , WA , 98902
    (509)965-2080
    Special Education School
    0.5  mi  |  11  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Yakima Early Childhood Center
    Special Education School
    4202 Tieton Dr
    Yakima , WA , 98908
    (509)573-2871
    Special Education School
    0.9  mi  |  73  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Yakima Robertson Elementary School
    2807 West Lincoln Ave
    Yakima , WA , 98902
    (509)573-1601
    1  mi  |  518  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Yakima Eisenhower High School
    702 South 40th Ave
    Yakima , WA , 98908
    (509)573-2601
    1  mi  |  2022  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Yakima Discovery Lab School
    2810 Castlevale Rd
    Yakima , WA , 98902
    (509)573-5401
    1.1  mi  |  217  students  |  Gr.  1-8

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