Jessie Franklin Taylor serves 249 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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Jessie Franklin Taylor ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Jessie Franklin Taylor's student population of 249 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten
Total Students
249 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Jessie Franklin Taylor is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
26%
11%
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Black
42%
6%
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White
18%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten
  • Students: 249 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.72 (Top 5% in IA)

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