Jamestown School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Jamestown School District serving 490 students in Jamestown, Rhode Island.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the Rhode Island state average of 40%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Jamestown School District (2018-19)

Overview

School District NameJamestown School District
# of Schools2
# of Students490
# of Teachers45
Student : Teacher Ratio11
# of Male Students245
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students245
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.12
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students9
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students2
% Hispanic Students
n/a
# of Black Students5
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students460
% White Students
94%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students14
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:23
# of Students in Kindergarten:44
# of Students in 1st Grade:48
# of Students in 2nd Grade:48
# of Students in 3rd Grade:60
# of Students in 4th Grade:54
# of Students in 5th Grade:52
# of Students in 6th Grade:58
# of Students in 7th Grade:53
# of Students in 8th Grade:50
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Jamestown School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 57 school districts in Rhode Island (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of PS% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (RI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
31%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jamestown School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of RI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jamestown School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of RI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $25,827 is higher than the state average of $22,026. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $26,798 is higher than the state average of $23,620. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (RI)
Total Revenue$13 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jamestown School District and average revenue for each school distric in RI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$13 MM$32 MM
This chart display total spending of Jamestown School District and average spending for each school distric in RI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$25,827$22,026
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jamestown School District and average revenue per public school student in RI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$26,798$23,620
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jamestown School District and average spending per public school student in RI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Jamestown School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.12, which is lower than the Rhode Island average of 0.58. The most diverse school in the district is Jamestown School-melrose Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Rhode Island or national school diversity statistics.