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 stayed relatively flat 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 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.52. 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 (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
20%
15%
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
47%
31%
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
27%
47%
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Jones (albert H.) Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown DE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.52
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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 (1988-2014)
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

The district's student population of 16,326 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,104 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,118 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Christina School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
1
Number of Students Managed 16,326 970
Christina   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $257 MM $8 MM
Christina   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $274 MM $9 MM
Christina   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,104 $7,010
Christina   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,118 $7,367
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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newark Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 528 students800 North Brownleaf Rd
    NewarkDE 19713
    (302)454-2464
    1.2KG-5528
  • NewarkChristiana High School
    1.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 839 students190 Salem Church Rd
    NewarkDE 19713
    (302)631-2400
    1.89-12839
  • NewarkMarshall (thurgood) Elementary School
    1.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 635 students101 Barrett Run Rd
    NewarkDE 19702
    (302)454-4700
    1.8KG-5635
  • New CastlePleasantville Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 496 students16 Pleasant St
    New CastleDE 19720
    (302)323-2935
    2KG-5496
  • NewarkChristina Early Education Center
    Special Education School
    2.4 miles | Grades: PK | 261 students620 East Chestnut Hill Rd
    NewarkDE 19713
    (302)454-2720
    2.4PK261

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