Jamestown Elementary School

  • Jamestown Elementary School serves 523 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 58% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

School Overview

  • Jamestown Elementary School's student population of 523 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students523 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Jamestown Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Jamestown Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Jamestown Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jamestown Elementary School is 0.25, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#486 out of 1,251 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jamestown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jamestown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Jamestown Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Jamestown Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jamestown Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jamestown Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
86%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jamestown Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Jamestown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jamestown Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.250.25
This chart display the diversity score of Jamestown Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jamestown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jamestown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRussell County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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