Gravenstein Elementary School

  • Gravenstein Elementary School serves 436 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Gravenstein Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

Gravenstein Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Gravenstein Elementary School's student population of 436 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students436 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Gravenstein Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Gravenstein Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Gravenstein Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gravenstein Elementary School is 0.50, 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)
67%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gravenstein Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gravenstein Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:124:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Gravenstein Elementary School and the average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Gravenstein Elementary School and percentage of American Indian students in California by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Asian
5%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Gravenstein Elementary School and the percentage of Asian students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
17%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gravenstein Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gravenstein Elementary School and the percentage of Black students in California by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
68%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gravenstein Elementary School and the percentage of White students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Gravenstein Elementary School and the percentage of students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gravenstein Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.500.41
This chart display the diversity score of Gravenstein Elementary School and the average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gravenstein Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gravenstein Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGravenstein Union Elementary School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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