Garden Park Elementary School

  • Garden Park Elementary School serves 258 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Garden Park Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Garden Park Elementary School operates within the Garden Grove Unified School District.

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School Overview

  • Garden Park Elementary School's student population of 258 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students258 students
Gender %Garden Park Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Students by GradeGarden Park Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Garden Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Garden Park Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Asian
19%
11%
Hispanic
33%
54%
Black
2%
6%
White
46%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsGarden Park Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.650.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Garden Park Elementary School is Garden Grove Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Garden Grove Unified School District's student population of 45,220 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,865 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,493 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 18% over four school years.
    School District NameGarden Grove Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    65
    4
    Number of Students Managed45,2201,585
    Garden Grove Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    45%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    54%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$422 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$452 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,865$11,049
    District Spending / Student$9,493$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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