Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School

  • Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School serves 430 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the WA average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School operates within the Longview School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 430 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 35% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 430 students
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 18:1
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School American Indian Students (1991-2013)
Asian
3%
7%
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
11%
22%
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
n/a
4%
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Black Students (1988-2011)
White
80%
57%
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
7%
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.35 0.40
Columbia Valley Garden 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.
n/a n/a
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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 n/a
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

  • Longview School District's student population of 6,690 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,719 in this district is less than the state average of $12,543. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,335 is less than the state average of $12,413. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Longview School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 6,690 923
Longview School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $72 MM $12 MM
Longview School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $70 MM $12 MM
Longview School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,719 $12,543
Longview School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,335 $12,413
Longview School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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