Gauer (Melbourne A.) Elementary School

Gauer (Melbourne A.) Elementary School serves 510 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 510 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Gauer (Melbourne A.) Elementary School's student population of 510 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
510 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Gauer (Melbourne A.) Elementary School is 0.35, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
28%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
39%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
80%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
8%
21%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
28% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Gauer (Melbourne A.) Elementary School?
510 students attend Gauer (Melbourne A.) Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
80% of Gauer (Melbourne A.) Elementary School students are Hispanic, 8% of students are White, 7% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Gauer (Melbourne A.) Elementary School?
Gauer (Melbourne A.) Elementary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Gauer (Melbourne A.) Elementary School offer ?
Gauer (Melbourne A.) Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Gauer (Melbourne A.) Elementary School part of?
Gauer (Melbourne A.) Elementary School is part of Anaheim Elementary School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 510 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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