Jonesboro School

  • Jonesboro School serves 322 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jonesboro School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Jonesboro School's student population of 322 students has grown by 69% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students322 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jonesboro School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jonesboro School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#4744 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
12%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
88%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.210.64
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Graduation Rate≥80%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJonesboro Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Jonesboro School is Cranfills Gap School (11.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cranfills Gap Cranfills Gap School
    Grades: PK-12 | 138 students
    11.5 miles
    505 S 2nd St
    Cranfills Gap, TX 76637
    (254)597-2505
    11.5 PK-12 138
  • Hamilton Ann Whitney Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 436 students
    15.3 miles
    400 S College
    Hamilton, TX 76531
    (254)386-8166
    15.3 PK-5 436
  • Hamilton Hamilton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 241 students
    15.3 miles
    610 S College
    Hamilton, TX 76531
    (254)386-8167
    15.3 9-12 241
  • Hamilton Hamilton J High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 173 students
    15.3 miles
    410 S College
    Hamilton, TX 76531
    (254)386-8168
    15.3 6-8 173
  • Gatesville Gatesville High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 859 students
    15.8 miles
    205 S Lovers Ln
    Gatesville, TX 76528
    (254)865-8281
    15.8 9-12 859

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