Jackson Elementary School

13 N Jackson St
Elkhorn, WI 53121
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Jackson Elementary School serves 505 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Jackson Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 38%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 505 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in WI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Jackson Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Jackson Elementary School's student population of 505 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
505 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Jackson Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,984 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Jackson Elementary School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#234 out of 1984 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
20%
13%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
76%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jackson Elementary School's ranking?
Jackson Elementary School is ranked #234 out of 1,984 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin.
What schools are Jackson Elementary School often compared to?
Jackson Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Tibbets Elementary School, West Side Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
57% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% WI state average), while 50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% WI state average).
How many students attend Jackson Elementary School?
505 students attend Jackson Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Jackson Elementary School students are White, 20% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Jackson Elementary School?
Jackson Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 13:1.
What grades does Jackson Elementary School offer ?
Jackson Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Jackson Elementary School part of?
Jackson Elementary School is part of Elkhorn Area School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 505 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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