San Gabriel Avenue Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
8628 San Gabriel Ave.
South Gate, CA 90280
(School attendance zone shown in map)
San Gabriel Avenue Elementary School serves 637 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
San Gabriel Avenue Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

San Gabriel Avenue Elementary School's student population of 637 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students637 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

San Gabriel Avenue Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of San Gabriel Avenue Elementary School is 0.06, which is less 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
#6975 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in San Gabriel Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 1988-89 school year data.
Hispanic
97%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in San Gabriel Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in San Gabriel Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
3%
23%
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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 San Gabriel Avenue Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.060.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
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 San Gabriel Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to San Gabriel Avenue Elementary School is South Gate Senior High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Valiente College Preparatory Charter (0.2 miles away)
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Is our first day in this school, and we are amaze about the builings. From outside you cannot imagine that facilities are big and to many! The teachers look gentle and nice. I hope my sons will have a great time in this school.
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