Gardner Elementary

Public K-5

 502 Illinois Ave.
       San Jose, CA  95125-1534


 (408) 535-6225

District: San Jose Unified

SchoolDigger Rank:
4507th of 5,789 California Elementary Schools


Student/teacher ratio:  22.9
Number of students:  387

Immunizations:

Fully immunized:
≥98.0%
Measles:
≥98.0%
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Racial breakdown:

Hispanic:
84.0%
White:
7.8%
African American:
3.9%
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Free/discounted lunch recipients:  59.9%

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Compare Details In 2019, Gardner Elementary ranked worse than 77.9% of elementary schools in California. It also ranked 21st among 27 ranked elementary schools in the San Jose Unified School District. (See more...)
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Compare Details In 2019 the calculated Average Standard Score was 23.33. (See more...)
Student Body
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Compare Details Racial makeup is: Hispanic (84%), White (7.8%), African American (3.9%). (See more...)
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Compare Details 59.9% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. (See more...)
Teachers
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Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at Gardner Elementary is 22.9, which is the 10th best among 27 elementary schools in the San Jose Unified School District. (See more...)
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Schooldigger 2019 Rankings:

Gardner Elementary:

SchoolDigger ranks Gardner Elementary 4507th of 5789 California public elementary schools. (See Gardner Elementary in the ranking list.)

San Jose Unified:

SchoolDigger ranks San Jose Unified 754th of 1525 California school districts. (See district ranking list.)


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Rank History for Gardner Elementary

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools CA State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2004 12.65 4506th 4809 6.3%
2005 7.16 4767th 4822 1.1%
2006 10.58 4602nd 4818 4.5%
2007 15.39 4617th 5113 9.7%
2008 18.65 4423rd 5113 13.5%
2009 35.23 3353rd 5193 35.4%
2010 32.35 3669th 5314 31.0%
2011 30.02 3979th 5377 26.0%
2012 19.80 4658th 5390 13.6%
2013 10.71 5265th 5530 4.8%
2015 9.45 5497th 5611 2.0%
2016 11.26 5356th 5614 4.6%
2017 12.31 5338th 5692 6.2%
2018 20.89 4609th 5662 18.6%
2019 23.33 4507th 5789 22.1%

Data source: test scores: California Department of Education, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

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Enrollment information for Gardner Elementary

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
1988 150 2 5 295 1 n/a n/a 0 453
1989 180 2 2 286 0 n/a n/a 0 470
1990 160 7 1 282 0 n/a n/a 0 450
1991 157 7 1 306 0 n/a n/a 0 471
1992 146 9 6 324 0 n/a n/a 0 485
1993 106 9 7 370 0 n/a n/a 0 492
1994 89 12 4 452 1 n/a n/a 0 558
1995 105 12 8 444 6 n/a n/a 0 575
1996 105 12 8 444 6 n/a n/a 0 575
1997 87 13 12 455 8 n/a n/a 0 575
1998 58 8 7 515 12 n/a n/a 0 600
1999 45 10 7 552 13 n/a n/a 0 627
2000 36 15 8 585 12 n/a n/a 0 656
2001 27 12 8 604 6 n/a n/a 0 657
2002 13 10 4 481 9 n/a n/a 5 522
2003 13 10 4 481 9 n/a n/a 5 522
2004 13 6 4 417 5 n/a n/a 0 445
2005 14 7 7 436 5 n/a n/a 3 472
2006 13 11 9 408 6 n/a n/a 4 451
2007 16 10 10 422 3 n/a n/a 3 464
2008 23 15 10 437 3 n/a n/a 0 488
2009 25 25 12 471 4 1 10 0 548
2010 27 22 15 472 4 3 17 0 560
2011 26 19 12 502 7 3 15 0 584
2012 19 24 12 523 3 2 7 0 590
2013 13 16 12 495 3 2 8 0 549
2014 13 7 8 467 3 0 10 0 508
2015 16 7 8 435 4 0 7 0 477
2016 16 7 14 382 4 0 3 0 426
2017 16 10 12 346 2 0 4 0 390
2018 26 10 10 305 2 0 7 0 360
2019 30 15 7 325 2 0 8 0 387

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Enrollment/Ethnicity
For more information about how the Department of Education defines ethnicity, see Defining Race and Ethnicity Data, National Center for Education Statistics

Students eligible for free or discounted lunch at Gardner Elementary

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1988 453 29.0 15.6 n/a
1989 470 27.5 17.0 n/a
1990 450 26.7 16.8 n/a
1991 471 27.2 17.3 n/a
1992 485 27.6 17.5 67.8
1993 492 26.7 18.4 77.4
1994 558 25.4 22.0 76.3
1995 575 26.1 22.0 77.9
1996 575 26.1 22.0 77.9
1997 575 21.0 27.4 84.9
1998 600 26.0 23.1 80.3
1999 627 30.0 20.9 77.2
2000 656 30.0 21.9 70.7
2001 657 33.0 19.9 69.6
2002 522 32.0 16.3 92.1
2003 522 32.0 16.3 92.1
2004 445 29.0 15.3 86.3
2005 472 28.5 16.6 84.2
2006 451 28.0 16.1 82.8
2007 464 28.8 16.1 80.3
2008 488 29.0 16.8 84.6
2009 548 29.0 18.3 85.6
2010 560 25.0 22.4 75.2
2011 584 n/a n/a 74.3
2012 590 22.6 26.1 n/a
2013 549 23.0 23.8 78.1
2014 508 20.1 25.2 76.8
2015 477 19.0 25.1 73.8
2016 426 18.0 23.6 72.3
2017 390 16.9 23.0 76.2
2018 360 14.6 24.5 73.6
2019 387 16.8 22.9 59.9

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Students eligible for discounted/free lunch
For information about the National School Lunch Program, see the USDA Website

Student/Teacher Ratio Gardner Elementary

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1988 453 29.0 15.6 n/a
1989 470 27.5 17.0 n/a
1990 450 26.7 16.8 n/a
1991 471 27.2 17.3 n/a
1992 485 27.6 17.5 67.8
1993 492 26.7 18.4 77.4
1994 558 25.4 22.0 76.3
1995 575 26.1 22.0 77.9
1996 575 26.1 22.0 77.9
1997 575 21.0 27.4 84.9
1998 600 26.0 23.1 80.3
1999 627 30.0 20.9 77.2
2000 656 30.0 21.9 70.7
2001 657 33.0 19.9 69.6
2002 522 32.0 16.3 92.1
2003 522 32.0 16.3 92.1
2004 445 29.0 15.3 86.3
2005 472 28.5 16.6 84.2
2006 451 28.0 16.1 82.8
2007 464 28.8 16.1 80.3
2008 488 29.0 16.8 84.6
2009 548 29.0 18.3 85.6
2010 560 25.0 22.4 75.2
2011 584 n/a n/a 74.3
2012 590 22.6 26.1 n/a
2013 549 23.0 23.8 78.1
2014 508 20.1 25.2 76.8
2015 477 19.0 25.1 73.8
2016 426 18.0 23.6 72.3
2017 390 16.9 23.0 76.2
2018 360 14.6 24.5 73.6
2019 387 16.8 22.9 59.9

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Student-Teacher Ratio
Student/teacher ratio is calculated by dividing the total number of students by the total number of full-time equivalent teachers. Please note that a smaller student/teacher ratio does not necessarily translate to smaller class size. In some instances, schools hire teachers part time, and some teachers are hired for specialized instruction with very small class sizes. These and other factors contribute to the student/teacher ratio. Note: For private schools, Student/teacher ratio may not include Pre-Kindergarten.

Kindergarten Immunization Rates

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YearCompletely ImmunizedReligious ExemptionMedical ExemptionConditionalPolioHepatitis BVaricellaDTPMMR
201297.0%2.0%0.0%1.0%97.0%98.0%98.0%97.0%97.0%
201396.0%0.0%0.0%4.0%98.0%98.0%98.0%98.0%96.0%
201497.0%1.0%0.0%2.0%98.0%98.0%98.0%98.0%97.0%
201598.0%1.0%0.0%1.0%99.0%99.0%99.0%98.0%99.0%
201697.0%0.0%0.0%3.0%97.0%99.0%100.0%99.0%100.0%
2017≥98.0%≤2.0%≤2.0%≤2.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%
201894.0%0.0%3.0%0.0%94.0%96.0%97.0%94.0%96.0%
2019≥98.0%≤2.0%≤2.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%

Data source: California Department of Public Health




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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the California Department of Education.

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