Jackson Elementary School

441 W Burbank Ave
Janesville, WI 53546
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Jackson Elementary School serves 319 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Jackson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Jackson Elementary School's student population of 319 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students319 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Jackson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Jackson Elementary School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1299 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
32%
12%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
55%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJanesville School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jackson Elementary School is Rock University High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Edison Middle School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Janesville Edison Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 583 students
    1.1 miles
    1649 S Chatham St
    Janesville, WI 53546
    (608) 743-5900
    1.1 6-8 583
  • Janesville Lincoln Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 368 students
    1.2 miles
    1821 Conde St
    Janesville, WI 53546
    (608) 743-6700
    1.2 PK-5 368
  • Janesville Van Buren Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 386 students
    1.5 miles
    1515 Lapham St
    Janesville, WI 53546
    (608) 743-7100
    1.5 PK-5 386
  • Janesville Wi Center For The Blind & Visually Impaired Special Education School

    1.6 miles
    1700 W State St
    Janesville, WI 53546
    (608) 758-6100
    1.6 n/a n/a
  • Janesville Wilson Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 263 students
    1.8 miles
    465 Rockport Rd
    Janesville, WI 53548
    (608) 743-7300
    1.8 PK-5 263

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