Jay High School (Closed 2011)

Jay High School (Closed 2011) served 225 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was equal to the ME average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was less than the state average of 8%.
Jay High School (Closed 2011) operated within the Jay Department School District.
The school district's 68% graduation rate was lower than the ME state average of 83%.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 225 students
Jay High School Total Students (1988-2011)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Jay High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2011)
Students by Grade Jay High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (ME) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 12:1
Jay High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2011)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Jay High School Asian (1997-2010)
Hispanic
4%
2%
Jay High School Hispanic (1994-2011)
Black
1%
3%
Jay High School Black (2000-2011)
White
93%
92%
Jay High School White (1994-2011)
All Ethnic Groups Jay High School Sch Ethnicity Jay High 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.
0.13 0.11
Jay High School Diversity Score (1994-2011)
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.
36%
7%
Jay High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2011)
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.
8%
1%
Jay High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

School District Name Jay Department School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 838 405
Jay  Department School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 68% 83%
Jay  Department School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $5 MM
Jay  Department School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $11 MM $6 MM
Jay  Department School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,159 $13,007
Jay  Department School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,312 $14,370
Jay  Department School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2011 (latest year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Spruce Mountain High School North (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Foster Regional Applied Technical Center (10.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jay Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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