Gant Elementary School

1854 Britton Dr.
Long Beach, CA 90815
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Gant Elementary School serves 593 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 593 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 10% in CA)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Gant Elementary School's student population of 593 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
593 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Gant Elementary School is 0.73, which is more 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
76%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gant Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
26:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Gant Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
30%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gant Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gant Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
38%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.73
This chart display the diversity score of Gant Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gant Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gant Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Gant Elementary School often compared to?
Gant Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Prisk Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
63% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 76% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Gant Elementary School?
593 students attend Gant Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
38% of Gant Elementary School students are White, 30% of students are Hispanic, 14% of students are Asian, 13% of students are Two or more races, and 5% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Gant Elementary School?
Gant Elementary School has a student ration of 26:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Gant Elementary School offer ?
Gant Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Gant Elementary School part of?
Gant Elementary School is part of Long Beach Unified School District.

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5   10/17/2011
i love this school it rocks
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 593 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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