Gautier Elementary School

  • Gautier Elementary School serves 425 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Gautier Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

Top Placements

Gautier Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

  • Gautier Elementary School's student population of 425 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students425 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gautier Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 835 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gautier Elementary School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. 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#257 out of 835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gautier Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gautier Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
17%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gautier Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
52%
49%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gautier Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
29%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gautier 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 Gautier Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.620.57
This chart display the diversity score of Gautier 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
99%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gautier Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePascagoula Gautier School Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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