Gross Elementary School

12583 South Gessner Dr, Houston, TX 77071 | (713) 778-8450
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 789
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 12583 S Gessner Dr, Houston, TX 77071
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Barbara Graves-Brown
  • Fax: (713) 778-8450
  • Website: www.houstonisd.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: 789
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 49.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 392 (49.7%)
  • Females: 397 (50.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 113 (14.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 405 (51.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 518 (65.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Gross Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black41552.6%
Asian516.5%
Hispanic31840.3%
White50.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Gross Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten7910.0%
Kindergarten11614.7%
1st Grade13417.0%
2nd Grade9612.2%
3rd Grade11714.8%
4th Grade13817.5%
5th Grade10913.8%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
11.0
District:
11.8
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
40.8%
District:
30.1%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
16.3%
District:
21.1%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
18.4%
District:
21.6%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
20.4%
District:
21.1%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$53,676
District:
$78,780
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$52,001
District:
$52,535
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$44,987
District:
$45,070
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,248
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$48,988
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$55,336
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$64,315
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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