Gentry Elementary School

1901 Twin Oaks Dr, Mesquite, TX 75181 | (972) 290-4140
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 726
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Larry Sanford
  • Fax: (972) 290-4150
  • Website: www.mesquiteisd.org
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 726
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 41.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 364 (50.1%)
  • Females: 362 (49.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 79 (10.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 301 (41.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 380 (52.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Gentry Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black25735.4%
Asian121.7%
Hispanic32945.3%
White12817.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Gentry Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten446.1%
Kindergarten9412.9%
1st Grade9913.6%
2nd Grade9412.9%
3rd Grade11015.2%
4th Grade12016.5%
5th Grade9513.1%
6th Grade709.6%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
8.2
District:
9.7
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
37.2%
District:
39.6%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
19.2%
District:
20.5%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
24.4%
District:
18.7%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
7.2%
District:
14.3%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$64,171
District:
$71,502
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$49,048
District:
$50,464
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$44,771
District:
$45,711
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,794
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$48,453
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$51,660
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$60,561
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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