Gramercy Elementary School

  • Gramercy Elementary School serves 595 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 77% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 78% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Gramercy Elementary School's student population of 595 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students595 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gramercy Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gramercy Elementary School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#396 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gramercy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
59%
44%
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White
40%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gramercy Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.500.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gramercy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. James Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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