Jps Montessori Center

Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Jps Montessori Center serves 115 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Jps Montessori Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Jps Montessori Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Jps Montessori Center's student population of 115 students has grown by 116% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students115 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Rankings

Jps Montessori Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Jps Montessori Center is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2440 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
8%
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Black
28%
18%
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White
35%
66%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
21%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.740.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Jps Montessori Center is Youth Home Jackson Isd (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jackson Youth Home Jackson Isd Special Education School
    Grades: 3-12 | 17 students
    0.6 miles
    930 Fleming Ave
    Jackson, MI 49201
    (517) 990-8088
    0.6 3-12 17
  • Jackson Northeast Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 315 students
    0.7 miles
    1024 Fleming Ave
    Jackson, MI 49202
    (517) 841-2501
    0.7 3-5 315
  • Jackson Mcculloch School Magnet School
    Grades: K-2 | 65 students
    1.3 miles
    216 East Biddle St
    Jackson, MI 49203
    (517) 841-3940
    1.3 K-2 65
  • Jackson Jackson County Jail Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.4 miles
    212 W Wesley St
    Jackson, MI 49203
    (517) 841-2386
    1.4 9-12 n/a
  • Jackson Francis Street Primary School Charter School

    1.7 miles
    1320 Francis Street
    Jackson, MI 49203
    (517) 803-3714
    1.7 n/a n/a

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