Jackson Elementary School



Jackson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jackson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 21
K 46
1 55
2 59
3 70
4 56
5 49
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jackson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Cedar Rapids, IA in the Cedar Rapids Community School District. It enrolls 356 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jackson Elementary School is the 290th largest public school in Iowa and the 36,088th largest nationally. It has 16.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 356
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.14
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,088th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 290th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 620th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 386th out of 723

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Jackson Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 179
(50%)
5,822
(51%)
 Female 177
(50%)
5,567
(49%)

Jackson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 300
(84%)
8,104
(71%)
 Two or More 25
(7%)
701
(6%)
 Black 11
(3%)
1,603
(14%)
 Asian 10
(3%)
200
(2%)
 Hispanic 10
(3%)
719
(6%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
34
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
28
(0%)

Jackson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 275
(77%)
5,466
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 69
(19%)
5,202
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(3%)
721
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Jackson Elementary School is ranked 483rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jackson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (22.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 43.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Jackson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 307
2006 317
2007 330
2008 355
2009 363
2010 379
2011 374
2012 356

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 15.1
2007 16.3
2008 18.4
2009 16.9
2010 16.5
2011 16.2
2012 16.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.14332247557003
2006 0.14195583596215
2007 0.18787878787879
2008 0.17746478873239
2009 0.21763085399449
2010 0.24274406332454
2011 0.21390374331551
2012 0.22752808988764

Compare Jackson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,680.0% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 22.8%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 356 16.8:1  
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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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