Jamestown High School

350 E 2nd St
Jamestown, NY 14701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 1,304 students in grades 9-12, Jamestown High School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,304 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • : 79% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Top 10%
  • : 87% (Top 10%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 5%)
  • : 75% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Jamestown High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Jamestown High School's student population of 1,304 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 93 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,304 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
93 teachers
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School Rankings

Jamestown High School ranks within the top 10% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Jamestown High School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#261 out of 4377 schools
(Top 10%)
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87%
46%
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85-89%
49%
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75%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Jamestown High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
25%
29%
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Black
3%
16%
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White
61%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.56
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79%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jamestown High School's ranking?
Jamestown High School is ranked #261 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Jamestown High School often compared to?
Jamestown High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Persell Middle School, George Washington Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
87% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 85-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Jamestown High School?
The graduation rate of Jamestown High School is 79%, which is lower than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend Jamestown High School?
1,304 students attend Jamestown High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
61% of Jamestown High School students are White, 25% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Jamestown High School?
Jamestown High School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Jamestown High School offer ?
Jamestown High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Jamestown High School part of?
Jamestown High School is part of Jamestown City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,304 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • : 79% (Btm 50%)
  • : Top 10%
  • : 87% (Top 10%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 5%)
  • : 75% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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