Jackson Street

120 Jackson Street
Northampton, MA 01060
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Jackson Street serves 305 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Jackson Street placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 305 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Jackson Street ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Jackson Street's student population of 305 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
305 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Jackson Street is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Jackson Street is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#597 out of 1644 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
23%
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Black
6%
10%
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White
65%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jackson Street's ranking?
Jackson Street is ranked #597 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Jackson Street?
305 students attend Jackson Street.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
65% of Jackson Street students are White, 15% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are Black, and 5% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Jackson Street?
Jackson Street has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Jackson Street offer ?
Jackson Street offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Jackson Street part of?
Jackson Street is part of Northampton School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 305 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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