Jarrettown Elementary School

1520 Limekiln Pk,

Dresher, PA, 19025-1112

Tel: (215)643-8951
Grades: KG-5

459 students

Jarrettown Elementary School serves 459 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Jarrettown Elementary School operates within the Upper Dublin School District.

Overview

The student population of 459 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 459 students
Jarrettown Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Jarrettown Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Jarrettown Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Jarrettown Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
9%
3%
Jarrettown Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
1%
8%
Jarrettown Elementary School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
8%
16%
Jarrettown Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
77%
71%
Jarrettown Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Jarrettown Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Jarrettown 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.
0.39 0.83
Jarrettown 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.
6%
34%
Jarrettown Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
1%
6%
Jarrettown Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,257 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Upper Dublin School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 4,257 1,588
Upper Dublin   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $67 MM n/a
Upper Dublin   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $119 MM n/a
Upper Dublin   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,794 $0
Upper Dublin   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $27,883 $0
Upper Dublin   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Upper Dublin High School (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Sandy Run Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maple Glen Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Maple Glen Maple Glen Elementary School
    1581 Fort Washington Ave
    Maple Glen , PA , 19002
    (215)643-3421
    1.2  mi  |  416  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Fort Washington Upper Dublin High School
    800 Loch Alsh Ave
    Fort Washington , PA , 19034
    (215)643-8900
    1.6  mi  |  1456  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Willow Grove Fitzwater Elementary School
    School Ln
    Willow Grove , PA , 19090
    (215)784-0381
    1.6  mi  |  436  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Fort Washington Fort Washington Elementary School
    Highland And Fort Washington A
    Fort Washington , PA , 19034
    (215)643-8961
    1.6  mi  |  476  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Dresher Sandy Run Middle School
    520 Twining Rd
    Dresher , PA , 19025
    (215)576-3251
    1.8  mi  |  1014  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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