George A Jackson School

  • George A Jackson School serves 436 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • George A Jackson School's student population of 436 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 Students436 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George A Jackson School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George A Jackson School is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#771 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of George A Jackson School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of George A Jackson School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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Asian
70%
9%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in George A Jackson School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
24%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in George A Jackson School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in George A Jackson School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.460.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in George A Jackson School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in George A Jackson School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJERICHO UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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