Jackson Avenue School

300 Jackson Ave
Mineola, NY 11501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Jackson Avenue School serves 417 students in grades 3-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 56% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Jackson Avenue School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Jackson Avenue School's student population of 417 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-4
Total Students417 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Jackson Avenue School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Jackson Avenue School is 0.64, 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
#2062 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
13%
9%
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Hispanic
32%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
50%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.640.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMineola Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jackson Avenue School is Mineola High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mineola Middle School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mineola Mineola Middle School
    Grades: 5-7 | 677 students
    0.2 miles
    200 Emory Rd
    Mineola, NY 11501
    (516) 237-2500
    0.2 5-7 677
  • New Hyde Park Mineola High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,076 student
    0.5 miles
    10 Armstrong Rd
    New Hyde Park, NY 11040
    (516) 237-2600
    0.5 8-12 1,076
  • Garden City Garden City High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,165 student
    0.8 miles
    170 Rockaway Ave
    Garden City, NY 11530
    (516) 478-2000
    0.8 9-12 1,165
  • Mineola Hampton Street School
    Grades: PK-2 | 354 students
    0.8 miles
    10 Hampton St
    Mineola, NY 11501
    (516) 237-2200
    0.8 PK-2 354
  • Williston Park Center Street School
    Grades: K-5 | 489 students
    1.1 miles
    240 Center St
    Williston Park, NY 11596
    (516) 305-8300
    1.1 K-5 489

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