Golden Gate Elementary School

  • Golden Gate Elementary School serves 950 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Golden Gate Elementary School's student population of 950 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students950 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Golden Gate Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Golden Gate Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Golden Gate Elementary School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2462 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Golden Gate Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Golden Gate Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Hispanic
80%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Golden Gate Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
15%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Golden Gate Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
5%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Golden Gate Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Golden Gate Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Golden Gate Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.340.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Golden Gate Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Golden Gate Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCOLLIER School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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