Jonesboro Elementary School

Jonesboro Elementary School serves 60 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the ME average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 10%.
Jonesboro Elementary School operates within the Jonesboro School District.

School Overview

The student population of 60 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 60 students
Jonesboro Elementary School Total Students (1988-2014)
Gender % Jonesboro Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Jonesboro Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jonesboro Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.11. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ME) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 12:1
Jonesboro Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Jonesboro Elementary School Asian Students (2009-2014)
Hispanic
3%
2%
White
96%
90%
Jonesboro Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Jonesboro Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown ME 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.
0.08 0.11
Jonesboro Elementary School Diversity Score (1996-2014)
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.
53%
39%
Jonesboro Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
13%
7%
Jonesboro Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 60 students has decreased by 26% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,956 is less than the state average of $14,441. The district revenue/student has declined by 31% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,242 is less than the state average of $14,288. The district spending/student has declined by 26% over four years.
School District Name Jonesboro School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 60 437
Jonesboro School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $997,000 $8 MM
Jonesboro School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1 MM $8 MM
Jonesboro School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,956 $14,441
Jonesboro School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,242 $14,288
Jonesboro School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Machias Memorial High School (6.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Holbrook School (51.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Daniel W Merritt School (6.6 miles away)
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  • AddisonDaniel W Merritt School
    6.6 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 132 students518 Indian River Rd
    AddisonME 04606
    (207)483-2229
    6.6KG-8132
  • JonesportJonesport Elementary School
    6.9 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 120 students139 Snare Creek Ln
    JonesportME 04649
    (207)497-2830
    6.9PK-8120
  • MachiasMachias Memorial High School
    6.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 38 students1 Bulldog Ln
    MachiasME 04654
    (207)255-3812
    6.99-1238
  • JonesportJonesport-beals High School
    7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 59 students180 Snare Creek Ln
    JonesportME 04649
    (207)497-5454
    79-1259
  • MachiasRose M Gaffney School
    7 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 216 students15 Rose Gaffney Rd
    MachiasME 04654
    (207)255-3411
    7PK-8216

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