Grant Elementary School

  • Grant Elementary School serves 402 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 61% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Grant Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Grant Elementary School operates within the Petaluma City Elementary School District.

School Overview

  • Grant Elementary School's student population of 402 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students402 students
Gender %Grant Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Students by GradeGrant Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Grant Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grant Elementary School is 0.43, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Asian
5%
11%
Hispanic
10%
54%
Black
1%
6%
White
74%
24%
Two or more races
10%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsGrant Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.430.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Grant Elementary School is Petaluma City Elementary School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Petaluma City Elementary School District's student population of 2,447 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    School District NamePetaluma City Elementary School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    10
    4
    Number of Students Managed2,4471,585
    Petaluma City Elementary School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    43%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    52%
    48%
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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