Gramercy Elementary School

  • Gramercy Elementary School serves 582 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the LA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Gramercy Elementary School operates within the St. James Parish School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 582 students has grown by 31% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students582 students
Gramercy Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Gramercy Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Gramercy Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeGramercy Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
Gramercy Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Gramercy Elementary School Black Students (1997-2014)
Black
63%
44%
Gramercy Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
37%
45%
Gramercy Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Gramercy Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic GroupsGramercy Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownLA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.470.61
Gramercy Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
65%
58%
Gramercy Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%
Gramercy Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • St. James Parish School District's student population of 3,794 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,506 is higher than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,906 is higher than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four years.
School District NameSt. James Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
4
Number of Students Managed3,7941,685
St. James Parish School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$58 MM$30 MM
St. James Parish School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$56 MM$31 MM
St. James Parish School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,506$13,503
St. James Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,906$14,322
St. James Parish School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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