Grace Christian Elementary School

2207 W 7th Street
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Grace Christian Elementary School serves 419 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Grace Christian Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 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 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Grace Christian Elementary School's student population of 419 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Grace Christian Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Grace Christian Elementary School is 0.06, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#446 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
97%
48%
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White
2%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.060.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHattiesburg Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Grace Christian Elementary School is Hattiesburg High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is N R Burger Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Woodley Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hattiesburg Woodley Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
    0.9 miles
    2006 O Ferrell St
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601) 583-8112
    0.9 PK-5 404
  • Hattiesburg Hattiesburg High School Math: 14% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,024 student
    1.0 miles
    301 Hutchinson Ave
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601) 544-0811
    1 9-12 1,024
  • Hattiesburg Thames Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 615 students
    1.7 miles
    2900 Jamestown Road
    Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    (601) 582-6655
    1.7 PK-5 615
  • Hattiesburg Hawkins Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 309 students
    1.8 miles
    526 Forrest Street
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601) 583-4311
    1.8 PK-5 309
  • Hattiesburg Mary Bethune Alternative Alternative School

    2.2 miles
    610 Dumas Ave
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601) 584-6311
    2.2 n/a n/a

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