Grace Christian Elementary School



Grace Christian Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Grace Christian Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 92
1 85
2 80
3 78
4 70
5 62
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Grace Christian Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Hattiesburg, MS in the Hattiesburg Public School District. It enrolls 487 students in grades 1st through 12th. Grace Christian Elementary School is the 242nd largest public school in Mississippi and the 23,188th largest nationally. It has 19.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 487
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.99

Find Former GCES Alumni

Grace Christian Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 254
(52%)
1,427
(51%)
 Female 233
(48%)
1,370
(49%)

Grace Christian Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Black 464
(95%)
2,481
(89%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
36
(1%)
 White 8
(2%)
126
(5%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
138
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Grace Christian Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 487
(100%)
2,797
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, Grace Christian Elementary School is ranked 135th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Grace Christian Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 77.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Grace Christian Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 439
2006 424
2007 449
2008 389
2009 437
2010 461
2011 490
2012 527
2013 517
2014 545
2015 487

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.3
2006 16.2
2007 15.8
2008 14.1
2009 16.1
2010 15.3
2011 16.5
2012 17.5
2013 17.8
2014 17.7
2015 19.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.9248291571754
2006 0.9127358490566
2007 0.93095768374165
2008 0.90231362467866
2009 0.94508009153318
2010 0.95444685466377
2011 0.96938775510204
2012 0.95066413662239
2013 0.92263056092843
2014 1
2015 1

Compare Grace Christian Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,950.0% 19.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 77.0%
 
This School 100.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Grace Christian Elementary School
Hattiesburg, MS
Public PK - 05 487 19.5:1  
Woodley Elementary School
Hattiesburg, MS
Public PK - 05 465 18.8:1 1 miles
Hawkins Elementary School
Hattiesburg, MS
Public PK - 05 359 17.7:1 2 miles
Thames Elementary School
Hattiesburg, MS
Public PK - 05 687 14.2:1 2 miles
Lillie Burney Steam Academy
Hattiesburg, MS
Public 06 - 06 309 13.9:1 3 miles
Rowan Elementary School
Hattiesburg, MS
Public KG - 05 490 16.3:1 3 miles
Presbyterian Christian School
Hattiesburg, MS
Private PK - 12 945 13:1 4 miles
Longleaf Elementary
Hattiesburg, MS
Public KG - 05 748 16.4:1 4 miles
Petal Upper Elementary School
Petal, MS
Public 05 - 06 598 14.4:1 5 miles
Rawls Springs Attendance Center
Hattiesburg, MS
Public KG - 06 235 13.8:1 5 miles
North Forrest Attendance Center
Hattiesburg, MS
Public KG - 06 263 12.2:1 6 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2019. ElementarySchools.org.