Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School

  • Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School serves 666 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School operates within the Abc Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 666 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students666 students
Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeGonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio27:124:1
Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-1991)
Asian
72%
11%
Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
16%
54%
Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
5%
6%
Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
6%
24%
Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsGonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.450.41
Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
50%
Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
9%
Gonsalves (joe A.) Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Abc Unified School District's student population of 20,968 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,930 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,013 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameAbc Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
4
Number of Students Managed20,9681,597
Abc Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$186 MM$18 MM
Abc Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$188 MM$18 MM
Abc Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,930$10,966
Abc Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,013$11,255
Abc 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

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CerritosCarmenita Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 660 students
    0.3 miles
    13435 E. 166th St.
    CerritosCA 90703
    (562)926-4405
    0.37-8660
  • CerritosStowers(cecil B.) Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-6 | 635 students
    0.3 miles
    13350 Beach St.
    CerritosCA 90703
    (562)926-2326
    0.3KG-6635
  • CerritosAbc Secondary (alternative)Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 96 students
    0.4 miles
    16534 S. Carmenita Rd.
    CerritosCA 90703
    (562)229-7768
    0.47-1296
  • Cerritos Whitney (gretchen) High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 1019 students
    0.8 miles
    16800 Shoemaker Ave.
    CerritosCA 90703
    (562)926-5566
    0.87-121019
  • CerritosCerritos Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 692 students
    0.9 miles
    13600 E. 183rd St.
    CerritosCA 90703
    (562)926-1315
    0.9KG-6692

School Reviews

5  11/15/2012
They have many libraries, art, sports, excercise, chess games, student council, chinese, and many others depending on the year! New activities come soon. The education and programs are right on, and are very, very helpful to young children growing up.
- Posted by

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
December 02, 2017
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!
December 02, 2017
Often underfunded in the past, the arts are gaining a resurgence in support as research shows benefits for children academically, along with improvements in behavior and attendance.
December 02, 2017
The Common Core State Standards were developed as a means to prepare K-12 students for success in college or the workforce upon graduation from high school. Since their inception, they have been adopted by 43 states. While much support has been given for the standards, many criticisms have emerged as well.