Gauldin Elementary



Gauldin Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gauldin Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 123
1 79
2 96
3 116
4 112
5 105
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gauldin Elementary is a public elementary school located in Downey, CA in the Downey Unified School District. It enrolls 631 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gauldin Elementary is the 1,892nd largest public school in California and the 11,686th largest nationally. It has 26.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 631
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 24
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,686th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,892nd out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,878th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,230th out of 6,257

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Gauldin Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 324
(51%)
7,372
(51%)
 Female 307
(49%)
6,979
(49%)

Gauldin Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 557
(88%)
12,748
(89%)
 Black 31
(5%)
373
(3%)
 Asian 19
(3%)
410
(3%)
 White 18
(3%)
697
(5%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
80
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
18
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
25
(0%)

Gauldin Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 473
(75%)
7,596
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 84
(13%)
2,334
(16%)
 Not Eligible 74
(12%)
4,421
(31%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Gauldin Elementary is ranked 1,008th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gauldin Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.3%) is higher than the state average of 60.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Gauldin Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 871
2006 829
2007 760
2008 685
2009 681
2010 641
2011 657
2012 618
2013 608
2014 620
2015 631

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.8
2006 21.3
2007 19.5
2008 20.1
2009 22
2010 N/A
2011 27.4
2012 26.9
2013 26.3
2014 25.8
2015 26.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.84156142365098
2006 0.82991556091677
2007 0.82105263157895
2008 0.86861313868613
2009 0.8913362701909
2010 0.8814352574103
2011
2012 0.85113268608414
2013 0.90131578947368
2014 0.89677419354839
2015 0.88272583201268

Compare Gauldin Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,630.0% 26.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 88.3%
 

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