Gahanna-Jefferson City School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 7,630 students in Gahanna-Jefferson City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Ohio.
Public Schools in Gahanna-Jefferson City School District have an average math proficiency score of 74% (versus the Ohio public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 78% (versus the 64% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Gahanna-Jefferson City School District are High Point Elementary School, Chapelfield Elementary School and Blacklick Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Gahanna-Jefferson City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Ohio.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Ohio public school average of 30% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Gahanna-Jefferson City School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Ohio for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Gahanna-Jefferson City School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (OH)
# Schools
12 Schools
3,589 Schools
# Students
7,630 Students
1,697,226 Students
# Teachers
412 Teachers
94,669 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Gahanna-Jefferson City School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 914 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (OH)
Overall District Rank
#170 out of 924 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Gahanna-Jefferson City  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gahanna-Jefferson City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gahanna-Jefferson City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Gahanna-Jefferson City  School District and public school graduation rate of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.58
0.48
# American Indian Students
14 Students
2,093 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
299 Students
40,734 Students
% Asian Students
4%
2%
# Hispanic Students
504 Students
96,994 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
6%
# Black Students
1,664 Students
280,558 Students
% Black Students
22%
17%
# White Students
4,617 Students
1,187,238 Students
% White Students
60%
70%
# Hawaiian Students
8 Students
1,399 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
524 Students
87,633 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
155
37,333
# Students in K Grade:
563
122,308
# Students in 1st Grade:
546
122,478
# Students in 2nd Grade:
558
123,326
# Students in 3rd Grade:
605
130,502
# Students in 4th Grade:
547
127,591
# Students in 5th Grade:
602
130,089
# Students in 6th Grade:
585
129,354
# Students in 7th Grade:
573
127,900
# Students in 8th Grade:
597
130,075
# Students in 9th Grade:
582
140,973
# Students in 10th Grade:
594
133,358
# Students in 11th Grade:
505
120,539
# Students in 12th Grade:
618
121,400
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,849 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,436. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,504 is less than the state median of $13,237. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (OH)
Total Revenue
$98 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Gahanna-Jefferson City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$95 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Gahanna-Jefferson City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,849
$14,436
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Gahanna-Jefferson City  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,504
$13,237
This chart display average spending per public school student in Gahanna-Jefferson City  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Gahanna-Jefferson City School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
High Point Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
700 Venetian Way
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 478-5545
Grades: K-5
| 513 students
Rank: #22.
Chapelfield Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
280 Chapelfield Rd
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 478-5575
Grades: K-5
| 433 students
Rank: #33.
Blacklick Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6540 Havens Corners Rd
Blacklick, OH 43004
(614) 759-5100
Grades: K-5
| 519 students
Rank: #44.
Gahanna East Middle School
Math: 78% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
730 Clotts Rd
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 478-5550
Grades: 6-8
| 478 students
Rank: #55.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
515 Havens Corners Rd
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 478-5555
Grades: K-5
| 417 students
Rank: #66.
Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
136 Carpenter Rd
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 478-5560
Grades: K-5
| 559 students
Rank: #77.
Gahanna South Middle School
Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
349 Shady Spring Dr
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 337-3730
Grades: 6-8
| 641 students
Rank: #88.
Royal Manor Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
299 Empire Dr
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 478-5585
Grades: K-5
| 486 students
Rank: #99.
Gahanna West Middle School
Math: 74% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
350 N Stygler Rd
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 478-5570
Grades: 6-8
| 636 students
Rank: #1010.
Lincoln High School
Math: 58% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
140 S Hamilton Rd
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 478-5500
Grades: 9-12
| 2,299 students
Rank: #1111.
Goshen Lane Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
370 Goshen Ln
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 478-5580
Grades: K-5
| 494 students
380 Granville St
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 471-7065
Grades: PK
| 155 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 7,630 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Top 50% in OH)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58

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