Dr N H Jones Elementary School

  • Dr N H Jones Elementary School serves 664 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 97% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 96% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Dr N H Jones Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Dr N H Jones Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Dr N H Jones Elementary School's student population of 664 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students664 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dr N H Jones Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dr N H Jones Elementary School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#8 out of 3650 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
11%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
33%
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Black
18%
22%
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White
60%
38%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.600.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dr N H Jones Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarion School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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