Gauldin Elementary School

Tel: (562)904-3582
  • Gauldin Elementary School serves 631 students in grades K-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% 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 631 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades K-5
Total Students631 students
Gender %Gauldin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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 0.21 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
Asian
4%
11%
Hispanic
89%
54%
Black
5%
6%
White
2%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsGauldin Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.210.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%

District Comparison

  • Downey Unified School District's student population of 22,581 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,483 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. 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 $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameDowney Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
4
Number of Students Managed22,5811,564
Downey Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$194 MM$17 MM
Downey Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$204 MM$18 MM
Downey Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,483$10,991
Downey Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$8,923$11,482
Downey Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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    Grades: 9-12 | 255 students
    0.2 miles
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    0.2 9-12 255
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    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.6 miles
    9300 Imperial Hwy., Clark Bldg
    Downey, CA 90242
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    0.6 9-12 n/a
  • Downey Los Angeles County Special Education Special Education School
    Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 643 students
    0.6 miles
    9300 Imperial Hwy.
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562)803-8306
    0.6 K-12 643
  • Downey Lewis Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 811 students
    0.8 miles
    13220 S. Bellflower Blvd.
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562)904-3590
    0.8 K-5 811
  • Downey Alternative Opportunity Programs Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 97 students
    0.9 miles
    12830 Columbia Way
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562)803-8203
    0.9 K-12 97

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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.