Us Jones Elementary School

  • Us Jones Elementary School serves 566 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Us Jones Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Us Jones Elementary School's student population of 566 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students566 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Us Jones Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Us Jones Elementary School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank#669 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
47%
33%
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White
47%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.560.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDemopolis City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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