Jacobsville Elementary School

3801 Mountain Rd,

Pasadena, MD, 21122-2026

Tel: (410)222-6460
Grades: KG-5

535 students

Jacobsville Elementary School serves 535 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Jacobsville Elementary School operates within the Anne Arundel County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 535 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 535 students
Jacobsville Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Jacobsville Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Jacobsville Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Jacobsville Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
Jacobsville Elementary School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
4%
11%
Jacobsville Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
8%
37%
Jacobsville Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
80%
43%
Jacobsville Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.35 0.68
Jacobsville Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
24%
35%
Jacobsville Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Jacobsville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 79,190 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Anne Arundel County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
121
29
Number of Students Managed 79,190 17,449
Anne Arundel County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,031 MM $244 MM
Anne Arundel County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,085 MM $238 MM
Anne Arundel County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,999 $14,580
Anne Arundel County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,733 $14,228
Anne Arundel County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Northeast High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is George Fox Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is High Point Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pasadena George Fox Middle School
    7922 Outing Ave
    Pasadena , MD , 21122
    (410)437-5512
    1.4  mi  |  909  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Pasadena Northeast High School
    1121 Duvall Hwy
    Pasadena , MD , 21122
    (410)437-6400
    1.5  mi  |  1335  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Severna Park Anne Arundel Evening High School
    Alternative School
    60 Robinson Rd
    Severna Park , MD , 21146
    (410)544-0182
    Alternative School
    1.5  mi  |  144  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Pasadena High Point Elementary School
    924 Duvall Hwy
    Pasadena , MD , 21122
    (410)222-6454
    1.6  mi  |  666  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Pasadena Sunset Elementary School
    8572 Fort Smallwood Rd
    Pasadena , MD , 21122
    (410)222-6478
    2  mi  |  491  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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