NO DISTRICTJackson Preparatory Elementary School Profile (2020-21) | Saint Paul, MN

Jackson Preparatory Elementary School

  • Jackson Preparatory Elementary School serves 340 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jackson Preparatory Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Jackson Preparatory Elementary School's student population of 340 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students340 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jackson Preparatory Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Jackson Preparatory Elementary School is 0.57, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank#1711 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
59%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
28%
11%
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White
3%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score0.570.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Paul Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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