Gibson Elementary School

  • Gibson Elementary School serves 473 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Gibson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Gibson Elementary School's student population of 473 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gibson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Gibson Elementary School is 0.66, which is more 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#4961 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
48%
54%
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Black
12%
5%
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White
31%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.660.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
22%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFresno Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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