Jamesville-dewitt High School

  • Jamesville-dewitt High School serves 947 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 98% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Jamesville-dewitt High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 57%.

Top Placements

Jamesville-dewitt High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • Jamesville-dewitt High School's student population of 947 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students947 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jamesville-dewitt High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jamesville-dewitt High School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#65 out of 4239 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
9%
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Hispanic
4%
27%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
77%
43%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jamesville-dewitt High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.390.71
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Graduation Rate
93%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJamesville-Dewitt Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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