Jacksonville Heights Elementary School



Jacksonville Heights Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jacksonville Heights Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 135
1 153
2 122
3 122
4 117
5 129
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jacksonville Heights Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Jacksonville, FL in the Duval School District. It enrolls 778 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jacksonville Heights Elementary School is the 517th largest public school in Florida and the 4,703rd largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 778
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 53
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,703rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 517th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,295th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 562nd out of 2,205

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Jacksonville Heights Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 411
(53%)
45,458
(49%)
 Male 367
(47%)
48,185
(51%)

Jacksonville Heights Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 459
(59%)
41,121
(44%)
 White 196
(25%)
36,030
(38%)
 Hispanic 77
(10%)
8,431
(9%)
 Two or More 31
(4%)
3,796
(4%)
 Asian 12
(2%)
3,884
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
194
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
187
(0%)

Jacksonville Heights Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 527
(68%)
45,294
(48%)
 Not Eligible 234
(30%)
44,457
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(2%)
3,892
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Jacksonville Heights Elementary School is ranked 457th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jacksonville Heights Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Jacksonville Heights Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 887
2006 829
2007 898
2008 809
2009 855
2010 848
2011 853
2012 778

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 16.3
2007 14.5
2008 12.2
2009 13.8
2010 13.5
2011 14.5
2012 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.54340473506201
2006 0.61519903498191
2007 0.59576837416481
2008 0.68479604449938
2009 0.70058479532164
2010 0.80778301886792
2011 0.76084407971864
2012 0.69922879177378

Compare Jacksonville Heights Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 69.9%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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