Gramercy Elementary School

601 East Second St,

Gramercy, LA, 70052-5610

Tel: (225)869-3001
Grades: PK-6

405 students

Gramercy Elementary School serves 405 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Gramercy Elementary School operates within the St. James Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 405 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 405 students
Gramercy Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Gramercy Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Gramercy Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 14:1 14:1
Gramercy Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Gramercy Elementary School Hispanic (1997-2010)
Black
77%
48%
Gramercy Elementary School Black (1990-2012)
White
20%
45%
Gramercy Elementary School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Gramercy Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Gramercy Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.37 0.34
Gramercy Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
79%
61%
Gramercy Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
3%
7%
Gramercy Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,070 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name St. James Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
9
Number of Students Managed 4,070 2,337
St. James Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $59 MM $33 MM
St. James Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $62 MM $33 MM
St. James Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,482 $14,187
St. James Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,280 $14,076
St. James Parish School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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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