Jay School Corporation School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 3,020 students in Jay School Corporation School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Indiana.
Public Schools in Jay School Corporation School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Indiana public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Jay School Corporation School District are East Jay Elementary School, Redkey Elementary School and Westlawn Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Jay School Corporation School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Overview

School District Name
Jay School Corporation School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IN)
# Schools
6 Schools
1,901 Schools
# Students
3,020 Students
1,033,226 Students
# Teachers
165 Teachers
65,700 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Jay School Corporation School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 364 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IN)
Overall District Rank
#115 out of 379 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Jay School Corporation  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jay School Corporation  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jay School Corporation  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jay School Corporation  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.19
0.54
# American Indian Students
1 Student
1,796 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
13 Students
28,278 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
239 Students
135,499 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
13%
# Black Students
11 Students
132,785 Students
% Black Students
n/a
13%
# White Students
2,704 Students
679,714 Students
% White Students
90%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
919 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
52 Students
54,135 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
16,676
# Students in K Grade:
272
72,937
# Students in 1st Grade:
257
76,116
# Students in 2nd Grade:
223
73,804
# Students in 3rd Grade:
235
75,145
# Students in 4th Grade:
260
75,192
# Students in 5th Grade:
211
76,562
# Students in 6th Grade:
216
78,955
# Students in 7th Grade:
228
81,506
# Students in 8th Grade:
211
81,695
# Students in 9th Grade:
225
82,239
# Students in 10th Grade:
224
80,997
# Students in 11th Grade:
254
81,747
# Students in 12th Grade:
201
77,837
# Ungraded Students:
3
1,818

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,579 is higher than the state median of $12,585. The school district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,700 is higher than the state median of $11,723. The school district spending/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IN)
Total Revenue
$44 MM
$17 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jay School Corporation  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$38 MM
$16 MM
This chart display total spending of Jay School Corporation  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,579
$12,585
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jay School Corporation  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,700
$11,723
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jay School Corporation  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Jay School Corporation School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
East Jay Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
414 Floral Ave
Portland, IN 47371
(260) 726-8868
Grades: 3-6
| 526 students
Rank: #22.
Redkey Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6 W Main St
Redkey, IN 47373
(765) 369-2571
Grades: K-6
| 226 students
Rank: #33.
Westlawn Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
234 Pearl St
Dunkirk, IN 47336
(765) 768-6075
Grades: K-6
| 238 students
Rank: #44.
Bloomfield Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
350 E 500 N
Bryant, IN 47326
(260) 726-9417
Grades: K-6
| 269 students
Rank: #55.
Jay County Jr/sr High School
Math: 25% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2072 W Sr 67
Portland, IN 47371
(260) 726-9306
Grades: 7-12
| 1,346 students
Rank: n/an/a
705 E Tallman St
Portland, IN 47371
(260) 726-9418
Grades: K-2
| 415 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Jay School Corporation
  • 1976 W Tyson Rd, Portland, IN, 47371-7994
  • (260) 726-9341
  • jayschools.k12.in.us
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 3,020 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Btm 50% in IN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19

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