Jackson Heights School

24 Jackson Ave
Glens Falls, NY 12801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 249 students in grades Prekindergarten-4, Jackson Heights School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 249 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 80-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Jackson Heights School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Jackson Heights School's student population of 249 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 52% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
249 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Jackson Heights School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Jackson Heights School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#2972 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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25-29%
46%
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40-44%
49%
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80-89%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
9%
29%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
81%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.33
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
3%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jackson Heights School's ranking?
Jackson Heights School is ranked #2972 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Jackson Heights School?
249 students attend Jackson Heights School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Jackson Heights School students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Jackson Heights School?
Jackson Heights School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Jackson Heights School offer ?
Jackson Heights School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Jackson Heights School part of?
Jackson Heights School is part of Glens Falls City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 249 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 80-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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