12763 266th Road
Holton, KS 66436
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Jackson Heights Elementary School serves 224 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Jackson Heights Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Jackson Heights Elementary School's student population of 224 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
224 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Jackson Heights Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Jackson Heights Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#128 out of 1267 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
20%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
90%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 224 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19 (Btm 50%)

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