Grovecenter Elementary School

  • Grovecenter Elementary School serves 489 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Grovecenter Elementary School operates within the Covina-valley Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 489 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students489 students
Grovecenter Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Grovecenter Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Grovecenter Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeGrovecenter Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
Grovecenter Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Grovecenter Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2001)
Asian
14%
11%
Grovecenter Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
76%
54%
Grovecenter Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
2%
6%
Grovecenter Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
7%
24%
Grovecenter Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Grovecenter Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsGrovecenter 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.
0.400.41
Grovecenter 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.
58%
50%
Grovecenter 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.
13%
9%
Grovecenter Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Covina-valley Unified School District's student population of 12,274 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,378 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has declined by 32% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,759 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has declined by 29% over four years.
School District NameCovina-valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
4
Number of Students Managed12,2741,597
Covina-valley Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$130 MM$18 MM
Covina-valley Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$135 MM$18 MM
Covina-valley Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,378$10,966
Covina-valley Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,759$11,255
Covina-valley 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

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