Jamestown School-melrose Elementary School

Jamestown School-melrose Elementary School serves 275 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the RI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 37%.
Jamestown School-melrose Elementary School operates within the Jamestown School District.

Overview

The student population of 275 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 275 students
Jamestown School-melrose Elementary School Total Students (1992-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Jamestown School-melrose Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1993-2013)
Students by Grade Jamestown School-melrose Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (RI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 15:1
Jamestown School-melrose Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1993-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Jamestown School-melrose Elementary School American Indian (1998-2007)
Asian
2%
3%
Jamestown School-melrose Elementary School Asian (1992-2013)
White
97%
63%
Jamestown School-melrose Elementary School White (1992-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Jamestown School-melrose Elementary School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.06 0.32
Jamestown School-melrose Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2013)
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.
11%
40%
Jamestown School-melrose Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2013)
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
6%
Jamestown School-melrose Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 486 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Jamestown School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
5
Number of Students Managed 486 1,712
Jamestown School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $13 MM $37 MM
District Spending $13 MM $34 MM
District Revenue / Student $26,327 $17,432
Jamestown School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $27,226 $16,408
Jamestown School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Newport Area Career Technical Center (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jamestown School-lawn Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Coggeshall School (3.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • JamestownJamestown School-lawn Middle School
    55 Lawn Ave
    JamestownRI 02835
    (401)423-7010
    0.2 mi | 211 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • NewportFrank E. Thompson Middle School
    55 Broadway
    NewportRI 02840
    (401)847-1493
    3.6 mi | 563 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • NewportCoggeshall School
    134 Van Zandt Ave
    NewportRI 02840
    (401)847-0363
    3.6 mi | 193 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • NewportUnderwood School
    90 Harrison Ave
    NewportRI 02840
    (401)847-2785
    3.7 mi | 243 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • NewportNewport Area Career Technical Center
    Vocational School
    15 Wickham Rd
    NewportRI 02840
    (401)849-3608
    Vocational School

    3.8 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      

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