Gary Road Elementary School

  • Gary Road Elementary School serves 818 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Gary Road Elementary School's student population of 818 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students818 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Gary Road Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gary Road Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gary Road Elementary School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gary Road Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
86%
49%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gary Road Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
12%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gary Road Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gary Road Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.250.58
This chart display the diversity score of Gary Road Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gary Road Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gary Road Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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School District NameHINDS CO SCHOOL DIST School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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