Jamestown Upper Elementary School

  • Jamestown Upper Elementary School serves 322 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Jamestown Upper Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Jamestown Upper Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Jamestown Upper Elementary School's student population of 322 students has declined by 42% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 46% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students322 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jamestown Upper Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,167 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jamestown Upper Elementary School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#77 out of 3167 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
5%
18%
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White
89%
66%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.210.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHudsonville Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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