Jesup High School

  • Jesup High School serves 229 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥90% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 23%.

School Overview

  • Jesup High School's student population of 229 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students229 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jesup High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jesup High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#363 out of 1,252 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jesup High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
97%
77%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jesup High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.060.25
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jesup High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJesup Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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