Jones (albert H.) Elementary School

Jones (albert H.) Elementary School serves 427 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School operates within the Christina School District.

School Overview

The student population of 427 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 427 students
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
20%
15%
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
47%
31%
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
27%
47%
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Jones (albert H.) 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.
0.67 0.66
Jones (albert H.) 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.
48%
39%
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
n/a
n/a
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

Christina School District's student population of 16,178 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,104 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Christina School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
1
Number of Students Managed 16,178 970
Christina   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $257 MM n/a
Christina   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $274 MM n/a
Christina   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,104 n/a
Christina   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,118 n/a
Christina   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Christiana High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Delaware School For The Deaf Secondary (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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