A. J. Cook Elementary School

  • A. J. Cook Elementary School serves 379 students in grades 6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • A. J. Cook Elementary School operates within the Garden Grove Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 379 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades Offered6
Total Students379 students
A. J. Cook Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %A. J. Cook Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
A. J. Cook Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeA. J. Cook Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
A. J. Cook Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
A. J. Cook Elementary School American Indian Students (1992-2000)
Asian
73%
11%
A. J. Cook Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
23%
54%
A. J. Cook Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
n/a
6%
A. J. Cook Elementary School Black Students (1991-2013)
White
4%
24%
A. J. Cook Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
A. J. Cook Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
A. J. Cook Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
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.
0.420.41
A. J. Cook Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
55%
50%
A. J. Cook Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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
9%
A. J. Cook Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Garden Grove Unified School District's student population of 46,177 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,990 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,628 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameGarden Grove Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
67
4
Number of Students Managed46,1771,597
Garden Grove Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$422 MM$18 MM
Garden Grove Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$452 MM$18 MM
Garden Grove Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,990$10,966
Garden Grove Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,628$11,255
Garden Grove Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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