Jarrettown Elementary School

Jarrettown Elementary School serves 468 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Jarrettown Elementary School operates within the Upper Dublin School District.

School Overview

The student population of 468 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 468 students
Jarrettown Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jarrettown Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Jarrettown Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jarrettown Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Jarrettown Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
7%
3%
Jarrettown Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
2%
9%
Jarrettown Elementary School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
10%
15%
Jarrettown Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
78%
69%
Jarrettown Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Jarrettown Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.38 0.24
Jarrettown Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
38%
Jarrettown Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
5%
Jarrettown Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Upper Dublin School District's student population of 4,268 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,615 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $23,871 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name Upper Dublin School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 4,268 1,514
Upper Dublin   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $70 MM $21 MM
Upper Dublin   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $100 MM $20 MM
Upper Dublin   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $16,615 $12,967
Upper Dublin   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $23,871 $12,300
Upper Dublin   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Upper Dublin High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sandy Run Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maple Glen Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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