Gateway Community

Tel: (805)437-1460
  • Gateway Community serves 80 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Gateway Community placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.
  • Gateway Community operates within the Ventura County Office Of Education School District.
  • Ventura County Office Of Education School District's 25-29% graduation rate is lower than the California state average of 83%.

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School Overview

  • Gateway Community's student population of 80 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 46% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students80 students
Gender %Gateway Community Gender
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Students by GradeGateway Community Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Gateway Community is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 11:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gateway Community is 0.28, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:124:1
Hispanic
84%
54%
Black
2%
6%
White
13%
24%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsGateway Community All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.280.64
Graduation Rate30-39%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Gateway Community is Ventura County Office Of Education School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Ventura County Office Of Education School District's student population of 3,100 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 25-29% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $70,454 is higher than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $69,603 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
    School District NameVentura County Office Of Education School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    8
    4
    Number of Students Managed3,1001,585
    Ventura County Office Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤1%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    4%
    48%
    District Graduation Rate25-29%
    83%
    District Total Revenue$183 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$180 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$70,454$11,049
    District Spending / Student$69,603$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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