Jenks Hill Elementary School

  • Jenks Hill Elementary School serves 92 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21-39% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-59% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Jenks Hill Elementary School's student population of 92 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students92 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jenks Hill Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jenks Hill Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#1908 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jenks Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jenks Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
93%
66%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jenks Hill Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.130.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jenks Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePunxsutawney Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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