Gilroy Prep School (Navigators School)


Student Enrollment
Best Elementary School in California
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades Kindergarten to 9th grade
School District Gilroy Unified
Type Public
 Phone (408)837-5445
 Location 277 I O O F Ave.
Gilroy, CA 95020
Charter School Yes

Gilroy Prep School (Navigators School) has an academic rating significantly above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 394th in the best public elementary schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Gilroy Prep School (Navigators School) student body is primarily Hispanic with a sizeable White population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
Asian Pacific7.7%28
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races2.2%8

Family Income

vs. other California elementary schools
Upper 37.9%

43.6% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California elementary school median of 57.8%. By this measure, Gilroy Prep School (Navigators School) students are largely upper-middle income and rank 2165th in California for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
1st Grade58
2nd Grade60
3rd Grade60
4th Grade59
5th Grade65


State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
Rank in California
9 out of 10

Students at Gilroy Prep School (Navigators School) scored an average 72% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 34% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 7.7% of California elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls60% to 64%*80% to 84%*
Boys65% to 69%*70% to 74%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander80% or more*80% or more*
Hispanic55% to 59%*70% to 74%*
White70% to 79%*80% to 89%*
With Disabilites50% or more*50% or more*
Limited English60% to 69%*70% to 79%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.


Gilroy Prep School (Navigators School)
277 I O O F Ave.
Gilroy, CA

10 out of 10 1


Gilroy Unified
Gilroy, CA