Growing Children Elementary School (Closed 2008)

8000 International Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94621
Growing Children Elementary School served 153 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students153 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (05-06)7 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Student : Teacher Ration/a23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
48%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Growing Children Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Black
50%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Growing Children Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
1%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Growing Children Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Growing Children Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.520.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Growing Children Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOakland Unified School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Growing Children Elementary School is Aspire Golden State College Preparatory Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Highland Academy (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oakland New Highland Academy Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 351 students
    0.3 miles
    8521 A St.
    Oakland, CA 94621
    (510) 729-7723
    0.3 K-5 351
  • Oakland Rise Community Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 242 students
    0.3 miles
    8521 A St.
    Oakland, CA 94621
    (510) 729-7732
    0.3 K-5 242
  • Oakland Acorn Woodland Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 300 students
    0.4 miles
    1025 81st Ave.
    Oakland, CA 94621
    (510) 639-3344
    0.4 K-5 300
  • Oakland East Oakland Pride Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 351 students
    0.4 miles
    8000 Birch St.
    Oakland, CA 94621
    (510) 636-8217
    0.4 K-5 351
  • Oakland Encompass Academy Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 326 students
    0.4 miles
    1025 81st Ave.
    Oakland, CA 94621
    (510) 639-3350
    0.4 K-5 326
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