Gross Elementary



Gross Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gross Elementary Students by Grade
PK 71
K 93
1 108
2 101
3 101
4 94
5 84
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gross Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 652 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gross Elementary is the 1,482nd largest public school in Texas and the 10,369th largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 652
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.59
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,369th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,482nd out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,982nd out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,028th out of 4,778

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Gross Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 333
(51%)
84,767
(51%)
 Female 319
(49%)
82,642
(49%)

Gross Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 328
(50%)
40,163
(24%)
 Hispanic 284
(44%)
104,021
(62%)
 White 19
(3%)
14,735
(9%)
 Asian 17
(3%)
6,226
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
130
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1,759
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
375
(0%)

Gross Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 559
(86%)
130,078
(78%)
 Not Eligible 93
(14%)
37,331
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Gross Elementary is ranked 804th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gross Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.7%) is higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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.

Gross Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 838
2006 801
2007 828
2008 822
2009 789
2010 813
2011 681
2012 661
2013 676
2014 728
2015 652

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19
2006 17.8
2007 18
2008 17.5
2009 16.1
2010 17.5
2011 17.5
2012 17.4
2013 17.8
2014 18.4
2015 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8126491646778
2006 0.62172284644195
2007 0.70169082125604
2008 0.68613138686131
2009 0.65652724968314
2010 0.5559655596556
2011 0.55947136563877
2012 0.8910741301059
2013 0.93934911242604
2014 0.83104395604396
2015 0.85736196319018

Compare Gross Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 85.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 652 17.3:1  
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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.

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