Jackson Elementary School

  • Jackson Elementary School serves 419 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

School Overview

  • Jackson Elementary School's student population of 419 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jackson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jackson Elementary School is 0.37, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#141 out of 1,252 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
7%
6%
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White
79%
77%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jackson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.370.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jackson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCedar Rapids Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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