La Gloria Elementary School

220 Elko St.
Gonzales, CA 93926
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 867 students in grades Kindergarten-5, La Gloria Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 867 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Bottom 50% in CA
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

La Gloria Elementary School's student population of 867 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
867 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

La Gloria Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of La Gloria Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#5797 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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25%
33%
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33%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of La Gloria Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
10-14%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
97%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
2%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in California.
0.06
This chart display the diversity score of La Gloria Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in La Gloria Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in La Gloria Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is La Gloria Elementary School's ranking?
La Gloria Elementary School is ranked #5797 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are La Gloria Elementary School often compared to?
La Gloria Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Washington Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 33% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend La Gloria Elementary School?
867 students attend La Gloria Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
97% of La Gloria Elementary School students are Hispanic, 2% of students are White, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of La Gloria Elementary School?
La Gloria Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does La Gloria Elementary School offer ?
La Gloria Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is La Gloria Elementary School part of?
La Gloria Elementary School is part of Gonzales Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 867 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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