Rucker Elementary School

325 Santa Clara Ave, Gilroy, CA 95020 | (408) 842-6471
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 619
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 325 Santa Clara Ave., Gilroy, CA 95020
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 619
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 27.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 324 (52.3%)
  • Females: 295 (47.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 53 (8.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 356 (57.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 409 (66.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Rucker Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black20.3%
Asian243.9%
Hispanic39764.1%
White12420.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Rucker Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten8714.1%
1st Grade9014.5%
2nd Grade8313.4%
3rd Grade10216.5%
4th Grade12420.0%
5th Grade13321.5%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
20.0%
District:
11.8%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree: 11.4%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 96.9%
Number of Certificated Staff: 35.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 11.4
Average Age
School:
42.1
District:
46.6
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Rucker Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on April 30, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The principal (Barbara Keesaw), understands the cultural issues that affect the school. There is P.E. every day at this school, and overweight kids are rare at Rucker. Great principal, great staff, even the janitor is a great guy.

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