A. J. Cook Elementary School

Tel: (714)663-6251
  • A. J. Cook Elementary School serves 355 students in grades K-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 355 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades K-6
Total Students355 students
Gender %A. J. Cook Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Students by GradeA. J. Cook Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
Asian
71%
11%
Hispanic
24%
54%
White
4%
24%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsA. J. Cook Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.440.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%

District Comparison

  • Garden Grove Unified School District's student population of 45,220 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,865 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,493 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 18% over four years.
School District NameGarden Grove Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
65
4
Number of Students Managed45,2201,564
Garden Grove Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$422 MM$17 MM
Garden Grove Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$452 MM$18 MM
Garden Grove Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,865$10,991
Garden Grove Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$9,493$11,482
Garden Grove Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Garden Grove Donald S. Jordan Intermediate Charter School
    Grades: 7-8 | 727 students
    0.1 miles
    9821 Woodbury Rd.
    Garden Grove, CA 92844
    (714)663-6124
    0.1 7-8 727
  • Garden Grove Jordan Secondary Learning Center Special Education School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 82 students
    0.1 miles
    9915 Woodbury Ave.
    Garden Grove, CA 92844
    (714)663-6486
    0.1 9-12 82
  • Garden Grove Bolsa Grande High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1995 students
    0.4 miles
    9401 W.minster Ave.
    Garden Grove, CA 92844
    (714)663-6424
    0.4 9-12 1995
  • Garden Grove Sunnyside Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-6 | 694 students
    0.4 miles
    9972 E. Russell Ave.
    Garden Grove, CA 92844
    (714)663-6158
    0.4 K-6 694
  • Garden Grove Excelsior Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-6 | 513 students
    0.6 miles
    10421 Woodbury Rd.
    Garden Grove, CA 92843
    (714)663-6106
    0.6 K-6 513

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.