Sunnyside Elementary School

9972 E. Russell Ave.
Garden Grove, CA 92844
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%
Serving 531 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Sunnyside Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 531 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • : 62%
  • : 70%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Sunnyside Elementary School's student population of 531 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
531 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Sunnyside Elementary School is 0.58, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
62%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sunnyside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
70%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sunnyside 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Sunnyside Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Asian
52%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sunnyside Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
39%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sunnyside Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sunnyside Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
5%
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sunnyside Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Sunnyside Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.58
This chart display the diversity score of Sunnyside 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
66%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sunnyside 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
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sunnyside 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: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
62% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 70% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Sunnyside Elementary School?
531 students attend Sunnyside Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
52% of Sunnyside Elementary School students are Asian, 39% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sunnyside Elementary School?
Sunnyside Elementary School has a student ration of 25:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Sunnyside Elementary School offer ?
Sunnyside Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Sunnyside Elementary School part of?
Sunnyside Elementary School is part of Garden Grove Unified School District.

School Reviews

3   12/9/2018
It is a great school to learn and be safe.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Kevin Tran

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 531 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • : 62%
  • : 70%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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