Garden Gate Elementary School

  • Garden Gate Elementary School serves 609 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Garden Gate Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Garden Gate Elementary School's student population of 609 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students609 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Garden Gate Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Garden Gate Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#174 out of 9584 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Garden Gate Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
90%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Garden Gate Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
5%
23%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Garden Gate Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.190.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Garden Gate Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCupertino Union School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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