Garden Grove Unified School District

10331 Stanford Ave.
Garden Grove, CA 92840-6351
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

Garden Grove Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 66 public schools serving 40,083 students in Garden Grove Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Garden Grove Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Garden Grove Unified School District are Ethan B. Allen Elementary School, Loyal Barker Elementary School and Patton Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Garden Grove Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
66 Schools
10,296 Schools
# Students
40,083 Students
5,952,849 Students
# Teachers
1,691 Teachers
264,836 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
24:1

District Rank

Garden Grove Unified School District, which is ranked #386 of all 1,873 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#367 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Garden Grove Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Garden Grove Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Garden Grove Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Garden Grove Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.59
0.63
# American Indian Students
36 Students
28,347 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
14,662 Students
702,454 Students
% Asian Students
37%
12%
# Hispanic Students
21,231 Students
3,303,290 Students
% Hispanic Students
53%
56%
# Black Students
227 Students
306,607 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
2,666 Students
1,290,657 Students
% White Students
7%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
173 Students
25,750 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,084 Students
294,072 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
2,851
458,222
# Students in 1st Grade:
2,650
423,251
# Students in 2nd Grade:
2,761
429,440
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2,782
436,251
# Students in 4th Grade:
2,729
443,978
# Students in 5th Grade:
3,005
446,282
# Students in 6th Grade:
3,010
437,766
# Students in 7th Grade:
3,133
457,689
# Students in 8th Grade:
3,274
465,106
# Students in 9th Grade:
3,441
499,437
# Students in 10th Grade:
3,445
493,491
# Students in 11th Grade:
3,327
477,411
# Students in 12th Grade:
3,675
484,525
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,825 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,734. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,944 is less than the state median of $19,832. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$634 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Garden Grove Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$719 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Garden Grove Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,825
$19,734
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Garden Grove Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$17,944
$19,832
This chart display average spending per public school student in Garden Grove Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Garden Grove Unified School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ethan B. Allen Elementary School
Math: 91% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
16200 Bushard St.
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
(714) 663-6228
Grades: K-6
| 625 students
Rank: #22.
Loyal Barker Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12565 Springdale St.
Garden Grove, CA 92845
(714) 663-6164
Grades: K-6
| 418 students
Rank: #33.
Patton Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6861 Santa Rita Ave.
Garden Grove, CA 92845
(714) 663-6584
Grades: K-6
| 881 students
Rank: #44.
A. G. Cook Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
9802 Woodbury Ave.
Garden Grove, CA 92844
(714) 663-6251
Grades: K-6
| 371 students
Rank: #55.
La Quinta High School
Math: 71% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
10372 Mcfadden St.
Westminster, CA 92683
(714) 663-6315
Grades: 9-12
| 2,156 students
Rank: #66.
Sarah Mcgarvin Intermediate
Math: 71% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
9802 Bishop Pl.
Westminster, CA 92683
(714) 663-6218
Grades: 7-8
| 773 students
Rank: #77.
Susan B. Anthony Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
15320 Pickford St.
Westminster, CA 92683
(714) 663-6104
Grades: K-6
| 347 students
Rank: #88.
Hilton D. Bell Intermediate
Math: 66% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12345 Springdale St.
Garden Grove, CA 92845
(714) 663-6466
Grades: 7-8
| 633 students
Rank: #99.
Pacifica High School
Math: 63% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6851 Lampson Ave.
Garden Grove, CA 92845
(714) 663-6515
Grades: 9-12
| 1,688 students
Rank: #1010.
John Murdy Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
14851 Donegal Dr.
Garden Grove, CA 92844
(714) 663-6405
Grades: K-6
| 560 students
Rank: #1111.
Excelsior Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10421 Woodbury Rd.
Garden Grove, CA 92843
(714) 663-6106
Grades: K-6
| 427 students
Rank: #1212.
Thomas Paine Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
15792 Ward St.
Garden Grove, CA 92843
(714) 663-6118
Grades: K-6
| 425 students
Rank: #1313.
Sunnyside Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9972 E. Russell Ave.
Garden Grove, CA 92844
(714) 663-6158
Grades: K-6
| 586 students
Rank: #1414.
Donald S. Jordan Intermediate
Math: 61% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9821 Woodbury Rd.
Garden Grove, CA 92844
(714) 663-6124
Grades: 7-8
| 658 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Morningside Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10521 Morningside Dr.
Garden Grove, CA 92843
(714) 663-6328
Grades: K-6
| 420 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Post Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
14641 Ward St.
Westminster, CA 92683
(714) 663-6354
Grades: K-6
| 431 students
Rank: #1717.
Enders Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12302 Springdale St.
Garden Grove, CA 92845
(714) 663-6205
Grades: K-6
| 407 students
Rank: #1818.
R. F. Hazard Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4218 W. Hazard Ave.
Santa Ana, CA 92703
(714) 663-6403
Grades: K-6
| 409 students
Rank: #1919.
Stanford Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12721 Magnolia Ave.
Garden Grove, CA 92841
(714) 663-6458
Grades: K-6
| 535 students
Rank: #2020.
Ethel M. Evans Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12281 Nelson St.
Garden Grove, CA 92840
(714) 663-6558
Grades: K-6
| 458 students
Rank: #2121.
Bolsa Grande High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9401 W.minster Ave.
Garden Grove, CA 92844
(714) 663-6424
Grades: 9-12
| 1,859 students
Rank: #2222.
Garden Park Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6562 Stanford Ave.
Garden Grove, CA 92845
(714) 663-6074
Grades: K-6
| 222 students
Rank: #2323.
Merton E. Hill Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9681 11th St.
Garden Grove, CA 92844
(714) 663-6561
Grades: K-6
| 303 students
Rank: #2424.
Faylane Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11731 Morrie Ln.
Garden Grove, CA 92840
(714) 663-6253
Grades: K-6
| 442 students
Rank: #2525.
Earl Warren Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12871 Estock Dr.
Garden Grove, CA 92840
(714) 663-6331
Grades: K-6
| 434 students
Rank: #2626.
James Irvine Intermediate
Math: 54% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10552 Hazard Ave.
Garden Grove, CA 92843
(714) 663-6551
Grades: 7-8
| 655 students
Rank: #2727.
Garden Grove High School
Math: 47% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11271 Stanford Ave.
Garden Grove, CA 92840
(714) 663-6115
Grades: 9-12
| 2,349 students
Rank: #2828.
Ocia A. Peters Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
13162 Newhope St.
Garden Grove, CA 92843
(714) 663-6085
Grades: K-6
| 1,029 students
Rank: #2929.
Gilbert Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9551 Orangewood Ave.
Garden Grove, CA 92841
(714) 663-6318
Grades: K-6
| 470 students
Rank: #3030.
Parkview Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12272 Wilken Way
Garden Grove, CA 92840
(714) 663-6266
Grades: K-6
| 451 students
Rank: #3131.
James Monroe Elementary School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
16225 Newhope St.
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
(714) 663-6264
Grades: K-6
| 487 students
Rank: #3232.
John Marshall Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
15791 Bushard St.
Westminster, CA 92683
(714) 663-6528
Grades: K-6
| 374 students
Rank: #3333.
Louis Lake Intermediate
Math: 43% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10801 Orangewood Ave.
Garden Grove, CA 92840
(714) 663-6506
Grades: 7-8
| 542 students
Rank: #3434.
Dr. Walter C. Ralston Intermediate
Math: 43% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10851 E. Lampson Ave.
Garden Grove, CA 92840
(714) 663-6366
Grades: 7-8
| 567 students
Rank: #3535.
Genevieve M. Crosby Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12181 W. St.
Garden Grove, CA 92840
(714) 663-6346
Grades: K-6
| 355 students
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 66 schools
  • Grades: K-12
  • Enrollment: 40,083 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 30% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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