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 (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Jarrettown Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
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 more than the state average of 0.23. 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 (1987-2013)
Asian
9%
3%
Hispanic
1%
8%
Black
8%
16%
White
77%
71%
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 0.23
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%
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%

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 1,682
District Total Revenue $67 MM $21 MM
Upper Dublin   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $119 MM $20 MM
Upper Dublin   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,794 $12,476
Upper Dublin   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $27,883 $11,944
Upper Dublin   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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 GlenMaple Glen Elementary School
    1581 Fort Washington Ave
    Maple GlenPA 19002
    (215)643-3421
    1.2 mi | 416 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Fort WashingtonUpper Dublin High School
    800 Loch Alsh Ave
    Fort WashingtonPA 19034
    (215)643-8900
    1.6 mi | 1456 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Willow GroveFitzwater Elementary School
    School Ln
    Willow GrovePA 19090
    (215)784-0381
    1.6 mi | 436 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Fort WashingtonFort Washington Elementary School
    Highland And Fort Washington A
    Fort WashingtonPA 19034
    (215)643-8961
    1.6 mi | 476 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • DresherSandy Run Middle School
    520 Twining Rd
    DresherPA 19025
    (215)576-3251
    1.8 mi | 1014 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Montgomery County, PA 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 0.39, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.23. The most diverse school district in Montgomery County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.