Gramercy Elementary School

601 East Second St

Gramercy, LA 70052-5610

Grades: PK-6

441 students

Gramercy Elementary School serves 441 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Gramercy Elementary School operates within the St. James Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 441 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 441 students
Gramercy Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Gramercy Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Gramercy Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Gramercy Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
69%
48%
Gramercy Elementary School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
30%
44%
Gramercy Elementary School White Students (1990-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Gramercy Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Gramercy Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.44 0.34
Gramercy Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
72%
61%
Gramercy Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
Gramercy Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,109 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,482 is higher than the state average of $14,187. The district revenue/student has grown by 35% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,280 is higher than the state average of $14,076. The district spending/student has grown by 60% over four years.
School District Name St. James Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
5
Number of Students Managed 4,109 2,117
St. James Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $59 MM $33 MM
St. James Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $62 MM $33 MM
St. James Parish School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,482 $14,187
St. James Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,280 $14,076
St. James Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lutcher High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is St. John Alternative School (8.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lutcher Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • LutcherLutcher High School
    1910 West Main St
    LutcherLA 70071
    (225)869-5741
    0.5 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 1006 students                      
  • LutcherLutcher Elementary School
    2461 King Ave
    LutcherLA 70071
    (225)869-3661
    1 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 178 students                      
  • PaulinaPaulina Elementary School
    2756 Hwy 44
    PaulinaLA 70763
    (225)869-3639
    2.8 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 641 students                      
  • GaryvilleGaryville/mt. Airy Math & Science Magnet Schl. Elementary School
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    240 Hwy 54
    GaryvilleLA 70051
    (985)535-5400
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    3.9 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 371 students                      
  • GaryvilleSt. John Child Development Center
    117 Stebbins St
    GaryvilleLA 70051
    (985)535-3917
    4.5 mi | Gr. PK | 111 students                      

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