Welcome to Gaston Point ElementaryVision Statement:All students at Gaston Point Elementary will increase their academic achievement yearly by one or more calendar years.Mission statement:The mission of Gaston Point Elementary is to inspire each student to become a problem solver, life long learner and a productive member of society.Motto:“Strategic Excellence is not only Expected…it is Required.”Gaston Point is the furthest school on the western border of the Gulfport School District; it has an enrollment of approximately 260 students in Kindergarten through Fifth Grade. Gaston Point sits in the heart of one of the oldest communities along the Mississippi Gulf Coast. The school services both children from the community as well as a very small population of students from the local NCBC Naval Construction BattalionCenter.
Currently, Gaston Point is a High Performing Level B school and was named a Title I distinguished school by Mississippi Department of Education.
The faculty and staff at Gaston Point provide many windows of opportunity for our students. We provide creative, energetic, and innovative teaching techniques.Important Daily Schedule TimesStudent Arrival: 7:00 a.mBreakfast Served: 7:00 a.m.- 7:25 a.m.Morning Work: 7:00 a.m.- 7:30 a.m.Tardy Bell Rings: 7:30 a.m.Dismissal: 2:30 p.m.Please note there are no student check-outs after 2:00 p.m.