Jamestown School-lawn

  • Jamestown School-lawn serves 220 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 72% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

Top Placements

Jamestown School-lawn places among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

  • Jamestown School-lawn's student population of 220 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students220 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jamestown School-lawn's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jamestown School-lawn is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall School Rank#13 out of 284 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
25%
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Black
n/a
8%
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White
96%
59%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jamestown School-lawn.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.080.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jamestown School-lawn and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJamestown School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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