P J Jacobs Junior High School

2400 Main St
Stevens Point, WI 54481
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
P J Jacobs Junior High School serves 642 students in grades 7-9.
P J Jacobs Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

P J Jacobs Junior High School's student population of 642 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students642 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

P J Jacobs Junior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of P J Jacobs Junior High School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#835 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
83%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.310.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStevens Point Area Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to P J Jacobs Junior High School is Juvenile Detention (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Stevens Point Jefferson Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 258 students
    0.4 miles
    1800 East Ave
    Stevens Point, WI 54481
    (715) 345-5418
    0.4 PK-6 258
  • Stevens Point Washington Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 449 students
    0.7 miles
    3500 Prais St
    Stevens Point, WI 54481
    (715) 345-5426
    0.7 PK-6 449
  • Stevens Point Juvenile Detention Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 1 student
    0.9 miles
    1500 Strongs Ave
    Stevens Point, WI 54481
    (715) 346-1263
    0.9 K-12 1
  • Stevens Point Charles F Fernandez Center Alternative Learning Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 66 students
    1.0 miles
    1025 Clark St
    Stevens Point, WI 54481
    (715) 345-5592
    1 9-12 66
  • Stevens Point Mckinley Center Math: 47% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 442 students
    1.1 miles
    2926 Blaine St
    Stevens Point, WI 54481
    (715) 345-5421
    1.1 PK-6 442

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