Gray's Creek Elementary School

11400 La Hwy 1033
Denham Springs, LA 70726
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Gray's Creek Elementary School serves 526 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Gray's Creek Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Gray's Creek Elementary School's student population of 526 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students526 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Gray's Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Gray's Creek Elementary School is 0.35, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#409 out of 1277 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
7%
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Black
9%
43%
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White
80%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.350.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLivingston Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gray's Creek Elementary School is Livingston Parish Literacy & Technology Center (6.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Juban Parc Junior High School (1.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denham Springs Juban Parc Junior High School Math: 82% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 542 students
    1.8 miles
    12470 Brown Road
    Denham Springs, LA 70726
    (225) 664-1001
    1.8 6-8 542
  • Denham Springs Seventh Ward Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 279 students
    1.9 miles
    24495 Hwy 16
    Denham Springs, LA 70726
    (225) 665-5815
    1.9 K-5 279
  • Denham Springs Juban Parc Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 457 students
    2.0 miles
    12555 Brown Road
    Denham Springs, LA 70726
    (225) 665-4079
    2 PK-5 457
  • Watson Live Oak Junior High School Math: 68% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 734 students
    2.4 miles
    35086 Hwy 16 Spur
    Watson, LA 70786
    (225) 667-4195
    2.4 7-8 734
  • Denham Springs South Fork Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 585 students
    2.7 miles
    23000 Walker Road South
    Denham Springs, LA 70726
    (225) 665-0446
    2.7 PK-5 585

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