Jonesboro Elementary School

  • Jonesboro Elementary School serves 55 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-49% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Maine state average of 10%.

Top Placements

Jonesboro Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maine for:

School Overview

  • Jonesboro Elementary School's student population of 55 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students55 students
This chart display total students of Jonesboro Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Jonesboro Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Jonesboro Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Jonesboro Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Jonesboro Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jonesboro Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall School Rank#456 out of 525 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jonesboro Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jonesboro Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Jonesboro Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Jonesboro Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Jonesboro Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jonesboro Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
97%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jonesboro Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jonesboro Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.060.19
This chart display the diversity score of Jonesboro Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jonesboro Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jonesboro Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJonesboro Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Jonesboro Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Across the country, public schools are being caught red-handed in manipulating their test scores, graduation rates, and campus safety data. Learn about why schools are cheating and how they are distorting the truth.
When asked to rank the quality of their child's school, most parents rated it a B average. And yet politicians would have you believe that the American public-school system is failing. How are America's public schools really doing, and how do we know?
The high school graduation rate is in a constant state of change and dropout rates affect more than the individual student. Read on to learn about factors influencing high school graduation rates and what schools can do to improve them.