Gautier High School

  • Gautier High School serves 873 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Gautier High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Gautier High School's student population of 873 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students873 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gautier High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Gautier High School is 0.63, which is more 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank#183 out of 825 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
11%
4%
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Black
47%
48%
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White
38%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.630.58
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Graduation Rate
88%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePascagoula-Gautier School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gautier Singing River Academy
    Grades: 5-6 | 475 students
    0.3 miles
    4601 Vancleave Road
    Gautier, MS 39553
    (228) 522-8835
    0.3 5-6 475
  • Gautier College Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 347 students
    1.7 miles
    2617 Ladnier Rd
    Gautier, MS 39553
    (228) 522-8829
    1.7 PK-4 347
  • Gautier Martin Bluff
    Grades: PK-4 | 430 students
    2.0 miles
    1306 Roy's Road
    Gautier, MS 39553
    (228) 522-8850
    2.0 PK-4 430
  • Gautier Gautier Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 473 students
    2.6 miles
    1920 Graveline Road
    Gautier, MS 39553
    (228) 522-8806
    2.6 7-8 473
  • Gautier Gautier Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 411 students
    2.7 miles
    505 Magnolia Tree
    Gautier, MS 39553
    (228) 522-8824
    2.7 PK-4 411

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