Jones (albert H.) Elementary School

Jones (albert H.) Elementary School serves 405 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 51%.
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School operates within the Christina School District.

Overview

The student population of 405 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 405 students
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Students 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 0.62 is less than the state average of 0.64. 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 (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
14%
13%
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
54%
32%
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
27%
49%
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.62 0.64
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
55%
43%
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
9%
6%
Jones (albert H.) Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,381 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Christina School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
1
Number of Students Managed 16,381 970
District Total Revenue $247 MM $13 MM
Christina   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $290 MM $15 MM
Christina   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,339 $11,002
District Spending / Student $16,850 $12,421
Christina   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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