Monte Gardens Elementary School

3841 Larkspur Dr.
Concord, CA 94519
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Monte Gardens Elementary School serves 526 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Monte Gardens Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Monte Gardens Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Monte Gardens Elementary School's student population of 526 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students526 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Rankings

Monte Gardens Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Monte Gardens Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1584 out of 9659 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
15%
12%
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Hispanic
31%
54%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
39%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
11%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMT. Diablo Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Monte Gardens Elementary School is Concord High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Sunrise (special Education) (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Concord Sunrise (special Education) Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 32 students
    0.2 miles
    1861 Silverwood Dr.
    Concord, CA 94519
    (925) 687-0202
    0.2 K-8 32
  • Concord Wren Avenue Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 404 students
    0.8 miles
    3339 Wren Ave.
    Concord, CA 94519
    (925) 685-7002
    0.8 K-5 404
  • Concord El Dorado Middle School Math: 12% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 883 students
    1.1 miles
    1750 W. St.
    Concord, CA 94521
    (925) 682-5700
    1.1 6-8 883
  • Concord Westwood Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 307 students
    1.1 miles
    1748 W. St.
    Concord, CA 94521
    (925) 685-4202
    1.1 K-5 307
  • Concord Concord High School Magnet School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,482 student
    1.2 miles
    4200 Concord Blvd.
    Concord, CA 94521
    (925) 687-2030
    1.2 9-12 1,482

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