Hugh R Jones Elementary School

  • Hugh R Jones Elementary School serves 458 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower 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 25-29% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Hugh R Jones Elementary School's student population of 458 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hugh R Jones Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hugh R Jones Elementary School is 0.63, 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#2836 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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Asian
10%
9%
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Hispanic
17%
26%
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Black
10%
17%
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White
57%
44%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.630.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUtica City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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