Jackson Elementary School
Jackson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:
- Category Attribute
- Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 10%)
- Jackson Elementary School's student population of 427 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
- The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-5|
|Total Students||427 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||33 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Jackson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (IA)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#1157 out of 1232 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Des Moines Independent Community School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Des Moines Mccombs Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 733 students
201 Sw County Line Rd
Des Moines, IA 50320
(515) 242-8447 0.7 6-8 733
- Des Moines Studebaker Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 495 students
300 E County Line Rd
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515) 242-8436 0.9 K-5 495
- Des Moines Orchard Place School Grades: K-12 | 85 students
5412 Sw 9th Street
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515) 287-9700 1.1 K-12 85
- Des Moines Jessie Franklin Taylor Grades: PK | 249 students
1801 16th Street
Des Moines, IA 50314
(515) 242-8424 1.2 PK 249
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