Gulfport High School



Gulfport High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gulfport High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 426
10 425
11 291
12 314
UG 17

Gulfport High School is a public high school of the Gulfport School District located in Gulfport, MS. It has 1,473 students in grades 9th through 12th. Gulfport High School is the 11th largest public high school in Mississippi and the 3,460th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,473
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 88.13

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Gulfport High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 739
(50%)
739
(50%)
 Male 734
(50%)
734
(50%)

Gulfport High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 758
(51%)
758
(51%)
 White 613
(42%)
613
(42%)
 Hispanic 60
(4%)
60
(4%)
 Two or More 22
(1%)
22
(1%)
 Asian 19
(1%)
19
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Gulfport High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 887
(60%)
887
(60%)
 Not Eligible 511
(35%)
511
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 75
(5%)
75
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Gulfport High School is ranked 16th out of 253 ranked schools in Mississippi, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gulfport High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.3%) is slightly lower than the state average of 70.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Gulfport High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1401
2006 1636
2007 1714
2008 1651
2009 1658
2010 1575
2011 1559
2012 1541
2013 1533
2014 1555
2015 1473

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.3
2006 18.8
2007 18.4
2008 18.4
2009 19.6
2010 15.4
2011 16.4
2012 15.7
2013 20.2
2014 17
2015 16.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.98286937901499
2006 0.56723716381418
2007 0.55950991831972
2008 0.56268927922471
2009 0.60796139927624
2010 0.6615873015873
2011 0.64849262347659
2012 0.64308890330954
2013 0.64774951076321
2014 0.65916398713826
2015 0.653088934148

Compare Gulfport High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,455.1% 14.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,670.0% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 65.3%
 
State Average 70.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,473 16.7:1  
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West Harrison High School
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