Gauldin Elementary School

Tel: (562)904-3582
  • Gauldin Elementary School serves 620 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Gauldin Elementary School operates within the Downey Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 620 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students620 students
Gauldin Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Gauldin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Gauldin Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeGauldin Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Gauldin Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
Gauldin Elementary School American Indian Students (1990-2012)
Gauldin Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Gauldin Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Gauldin Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Gauldin Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsGauldin Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.190.41
Gauldin Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Gauldin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
Gauldin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Downey Unified School District's student population of 22,658 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,483 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,923 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameDowney Unified School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed22,6581,597
Downey Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$194 MM$17 MM
Downey Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$204 MM$18 MM
Downey Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,483$10,238
Downey Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,923$10,739
Downey Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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