Jonathan Jennings School 109

  • Jonathan Jennings School 109 serves 309 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Jonathan Jennings School 109 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Jonathan Jennings School 109's student population of 309 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students309 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jonathan Jennings School 109 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,767 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jonathan Jennings School 109 is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1363 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
55%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
43%
11%
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Black
53%
12%
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White
2%
69%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.540.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndianapolis School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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