Samuel G Love Elementary School

50 E 8th St
Jamestown, NY 14701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Samuel G Love Elementary School serves 316 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Samuel G Love Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Samuel G Love Elementary School's student population of 316 students has grown by 182% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 180% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students316 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Samuel G Love Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Samuel G Love Elementary School is 0.65, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#3234 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
44%
27%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
38%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.650.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJamestown City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Samuel G Love Elementary School is Jamestown High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is George Washington Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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