Jamaica Elementary School

3437 Jamaica Blvd. So.
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86406
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Jamaica Elementary School serves 549 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 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Jamaica Elementary School's student population of 549 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students549 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

Jamaica Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Jamaica Elementary School is 0.28, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#279 out of 2120 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
13%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
84%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.280.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Havasu Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jamaica Elementary School is Lake Havasu High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Telesis Preparatory (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Starline Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake Havasu City Starline Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 632 students
    0.6 miles
    3150 Starline Dr.
    Lake Havasu City, AZ 86406
    (928) 855-4088
    0.6 K-6 632
  • Lake Havasu City Lake Havasu High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,677 student
    1.7 miles
    2675 S. Palo Verde Blvd.
    Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403
    (928) 854-5001
    1.7 9-12 1,677
  • Lake Havasu City Telesis Preparatory Charter School
    Math: 58% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 336 students
    1.7 miles
    2598 Starlite Lane
    Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403
    (928) 855-8661
    1.7 K-8 336
  • Lake Havasu City Telesis Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: 60-79% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 76 students
    1.7 miles
    2598 Starlite Lane
    Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403
    (928) 855-8661
    1.7 9-12 76
  • Lake Havasu City Wave - Lake Havasu High School Vocational School
    Math: 53% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    1.7 miles
    2675 South Polo Verde Blvd.
    Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403
    (928) 854-5001
    1.7 9-12 n/a

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