Jacksonwald Elementary School

  • Jacksonwald Elementary School serves 341 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Jacksonwald Elementary School's student population of 341 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students341 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jacksonwald Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jacksonwald Elementary School is 0.41, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#1156 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
15%
11%
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Black
7%
15%
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White
75%
66%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jacksonwald Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.410.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameExeter Township SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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