G D Jones Elementary School

  • G D Jones Elementary School serves 635 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • G D Jones Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • G D Jones Elementary School's student population of 635 students has grown by 97% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students635 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • G D Jones Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of G D Jones Elementary School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank#1509 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
33%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
52%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWausau School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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