PROFICIENCY 47% 69% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
33%PASCAGOULA SCHOOL DIST
33%Gautier
28%Mississippi

Gautier High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "PASCAGOULA SCHOOL DIST" in Gautier, MS. There are a total of 840 students and 58 teachers at Gautier High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 547 free lunch students and 72 reduced lunch students.

Gautier High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 47.0%, which is 69% higher than than the Mississippi average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students840
Teachers58.1
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch547
Reduced lunch72

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment189
Taking some courses189
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses118
Passing no courses62

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Gautier High School, there are a total of 189 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 189 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All35-39%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School35-39%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All55-59%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School55-59%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Gautier High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMississippiNational
Caucasian 39.6% 37.5% 47.0% 51.1%
African American 52.5% 47.4% 48.1% 15.9%
Asian 1.2% 1.2% 1.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 5.7% 13.6% 3.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 0.3% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.0% 0.3% 3.1%

Gautier demographics profile

StatisticGautierMississippiNational
Population22,2392,984,345314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)1,4466391
Median age35.436.337.4
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%54%55%
Speak English90%96%79%
Speak Spanish8%2%13%

Education level achieved in Gautier

IndexGautierMississippiNational
Completed 8th grade79.9%78.1%83.8%
Completed high school78.4%76.0%82.4%
Completed some college52.7%51.7%58.4%
Completed associate degree29.0%28.9%37.2%
Completed bachelors18.3%20.4%29.3%
Completed masters5.2%7.5%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.3%2.2%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.2%0.9%1.3%
Source: The Gautier High School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.