George A Jackson School

George A Jackson School serves 429 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
George A Jackson School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

George A Jackson School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

George A Jackson School's student population of 429 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students429 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

George A Jackson School is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of George A Jackson School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#768 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
75%
9%
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Hispanic
2%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
19%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.400.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJericho Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to George A Jackson School is Jericho Senior High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jericho Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Robbins Lane Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Syosset Robbins Lane Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 457 students
    0.8 miles
    157 Robbins Ln
    Syosset, NY 11791
    (516) 364-5804
    0.8 K-5 457
  • Jericho Robert Seaman Elementary School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 292 students
    0.8 miles
    137 Leahy St
    Jericho, NY 11753
    (516) 203-3630
    0.8 K-5 292
  • Jericho Jericho Middle School Math: 90% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 771 students
    1.0 miles
    99 Cedar Swamp Rd
    Jericho, NY 11753
    (516) 203-3620
    1 6-8 771
  • Jericho Jericho Senior High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,124 student
    1.0 miles
    99 Cedar Swamp Rd
    Jericho, NY 11753
    (516) 203-3610
    1 9-12 1,124
  • Hicksville Woodland Avenue School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 322 students
    1.1 miles
    85 Ketcham Rd
    Hicksville, NY 11801
    (516) 733-2332
    1.1 K-5 322

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