505 Escuela Ave.
Mountain View, CA 94040
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Gabriela Mistral Elementary School serves 358 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Gabriela Mistral Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 358 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Gabriela Mistral Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Gabriela Mistral Elementary School's student population of 358 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Gabriela Mistral Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Gabriela Mistral Elementary School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1069 out of 9659 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
65%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
22%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gabriela Mistral Elementary School's ranking?

Gabriela Mistral Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

65-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Gabriela Mistral Elementary School?

358 students attend Gabriela Mistral Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

65% of Gabriela Mistral Elementary School students are Hispanic, 22% of students are White, 10% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Gabriela Mistral Elementary School?

Gabriela Mistral Elementary School has a student ration of 21:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Gabriela Mistral Elementary School offer ?

Gabriela Mistral Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 358 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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