Jamaica Elementary School

3437 Jamaica Blvd S
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86406
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Jamaica Elementary School serves 436 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Jamaica Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 436 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Jamaica Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Jamaica Elementary School's student population of 436 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
436 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Jamaica Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Jamaica Elementary School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#271 out of 1854 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
21%
47%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
75%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
4%
9%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jamaica Elementary School's ranking?
Jamaica Elementary School is ranked #271 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Jamaica Elementary School often compared to?
Jamaica Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Havasu Preparatory Academy by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Jamaica Elementary School?
436 students attend Jamaica Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Jamaica Elementary School students are White, 21% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Jamaica Elementary School?
Jamaica Elementary School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Jamaica Elementary School offer ?
Jamaica Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Jamaica Elementary School part of?
Jamaica Elementary School is part of Lake Havasu Unified District (4368) School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 436 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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