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San Gabriel is a city in Los Angeles County, California and is nearby Monrovia, California. It is named after the Mission San Gabriel Arcángel (which in turn was named for Archangel Gabriel), founded by Junípero Serra.
The city grew outward from the mission and in 1852 became the original township of Los Angeles County. The city was incorporated in 1913.
The city’s motto is “A city with a Mission” and it is often called the “Birthplace” of the Los Angeles metropolitan area. At the 2010 census, the population was 39,718.
Today a center for culture and art, the Mission San Gabriel Arcángel (named for Archangel Gabriel), founded by Father Junipero Serra, is the fourth of twenty-one California Missions, and is known as the “Pride of the California Missions.”
The city is bordered on the north by San Marino, on the east by Temple City and Rosemead, to the south by Rosemead and to the west by Alhambra.
This region experiences warm (but not hot) and dry summers, with no average monthly temperatures above 71.6 °F.
The city boasts a mixture of Asian, European, and North American cultures. Second- and third-generation Chinese Americans patronize its diverse array of stores and eateries.
The city of San Gabriel is served by the San Gabriel Unified School District.
They state: “It is the mission of the San Gabriel School District, in partnership with the Community, to prepare its students for their future as productive citizens and lifelong learners.”
The 2009 API school reports has recognized the San Gabriel Unified school district as one of the top school districts in California.
Gabrielino High School consistently ranks as one of the highest achieving schools, as it ranks with some of the highest scores possible among public high schools in California.