Jessup Elementary School

  • Jessup Elementary School serves 518 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 46% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is equal to the Maryland state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Jessup Elementary School's student population of 518 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students518 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jessup Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jessup Elementary School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#618 out of 1,367 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
5%
6%
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Hispanic
22%
16%
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Black
24%
34%
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White
38%
38%
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Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jessup Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.740.72
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnne Arundel County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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