Jonesboro Elementary School

Jonesboro Elementary School serves 57 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the ME average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Jonesboro Elementary School operates within the Jonesboro Department School District.

Overview

The student population of 57 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 57 students
Gender % 64% Male / 36%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Students by Grade Jonesboro Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 8:1 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 8:1 12:1
Asian
3%
1%
White
96%
92%
All Ethnic Groups Jonesboro Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Jonesboro 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.
0.08 0.11
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.
12%
7%
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
1%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 57 students has decreased by 30% over five years.
School District Name Jonesboro Department School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 57 405
Jonesboro  Department School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1 MM $5 MM
Jonesboro  Department School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1 MM $6 MM
Jonesboro  Department School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,695 $13,007
Jonesboro  Department School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,854 $14,370
Jonesboro  Department School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AddisonDaniel W Merritt School
    518 Indian River Rd
    AddisonME 04606
    (207)483-2229
    6.6 mi | 147 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • MachiasMachias Memorial High School
    1 Bulldog Ln
    MachiasME 04654
    (207)255-3812
    6.9 mi | 118 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • JonesportJonesport Elementary School
    139 Snare Creek Ln
    JonesportME 04649
    (207)497-2830
    6.9 mi | 121 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • MachiasRose M Gaffney School
    15 Rose Gaffney Rd
    MachiasME 04654
    (207)255-3411
    7 mi | 343 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • JonesportJonesport-beals High School
    180 Snare Creek Ln
    JonesportME 04649
    (207)497-5454
    7 mi | 58 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Washington County, ME public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.15, which is higher than the Maine average of 0.11. The most diverse school district in Washington County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maine or national school diversity statistics.