Gateway Unified School District

4411 Mountain Lakes Blvd.
Redding, CA 96003-1446
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2023-24 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 2,262 students in Gateway Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Gateway Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
8 Schools
10,374 Schools
# Students
2,262 Students
5,876,295 Students
# Teachers
107 Teachers
267,757 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Gateway Unified School District, which is ranked #768 of all 1,167 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#776 out of 1200 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Gateway Unified  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gateway 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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gateway 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 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Gateway Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.55
0.63
# American Indian Students
129 Students
27,207 Students
% American Indian Students
6%
1%
# Asian Students
82 Students
696,628 Students
% Asian Students
3%
12%
# Hispanic Students
386 Students
3,281,568 Students
% Hispanic Students
17%
56%
# Black Students
39 Students
296,694 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# White Students
1,466 Students
1,235,074 Students
% White Students
65%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
24,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
155 Students
309,952 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
207
469,461
# Students in 1st Grade:
162
408,174
# Students in 2nd Grade:
160
421,021
# Students in 3rd Grade:
196
426,338
# Students in 4th Grade:
149
432,663
# Students in 5th Grade:
160
440,560
# Students in 6th Grade:
179
440,507
# Students in 7th Grade:
144
434,863
# Students in 8th Grade:
199
455,685
# Students in 9th Grade:
169
484,040
# Students in 10th Grade:
187
494,745
# Students in 11th Grade:
205
478,449
# Students in 12th Grade:
145
489,789
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,011 is higher than the state median of $14,448. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,066 is higher than the state median of $13,834. The school district spending/student has declined by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$39 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Gateway 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
$34 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Gateway 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
$17,011
$14,448
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Gateway Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending / Student
$15,066
$13,834
This chart display average spending per public school student in Gateway Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Best Gateway Unified School District Public Schools (2023-24)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Central Valley High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4066 La Mesa Ave.
Redding, CA 96003
(530) 275-7075
Grades: 9-12
| 585 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Gateway Educational Options
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3500 Tamarack Dr.
Redding, CA 96003
(530) 245-7960
Grades: K-12
| 95 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Mountain Lakes High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
17752 Shasta Dam Blvd.
Redding, CA 96003
(530) 275-7000
Grades: 10-12
| 53 students
Rank: #44.
Grand Oaks Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5309 Grand Ave.
Shasta Lake, CA 96019
(530) 275-7040
Grades: K-5
| 285 students
Rank: #55.
Shasta Lake
Math: 27% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4620 Vallecito St.
Redding, CA 96003
(530) 275-7020
Grades: K-8
| 624 students
Rank: #66.
Buckeye School Of The Arts
Math: 18% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3407 Hiatt Dr.
Redding, CA 96003
(530) 225-0420
Grades: K-8
| 495 students
Rank: #77.
Great Partnership Special Education Consortium
Special Education School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3450 Tamarack Dr.
Redding, CA 96003
(530) 225-0411
Grades: K-8
| 98 students
Rank: n/an/a
Gateway Community Day
Alternative School
17752 Shasta Dam Blvd.
Redding, CA 96003
(530) 275-7000
Grades: 7-12
| 27 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Gateway Unified School District?
Gateway Unified School District manages 8 public schools serving 2,262 students.
What is the rank of Gateway Unified School District?
Gateway Unified School District is ranked #768 out of 1,167 school districts in California (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year.
What is the racial composition of students in Gateway Unified School District?
65% of Gateway Unified School District students are White, 17% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are American Indian, 3% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Gateway Unified School District?
Gateway Unified School District has a student/teacher ratio of 21:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.
What is Gateway Unified School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $15,066 is higher than the state median of $13,834. The school district spending/student has declined by 10% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • District size: 8 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 2,262 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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