Jamaica Jr High School



Jamaica Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jamaica Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 38
7 28
8 35
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jamaica Jr High School is a public elementary school located in Sidell, IL in the Jamaica Community Unit School District 12. It enrolls 101 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 101
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 7.35

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Jamaica Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 54
(53%)
143
(51%)
 Female 47
(47%)
136
(49%)

Jamaica Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 98
(97%)
273
(98%)
 Hispanic 3
(3%)
4
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
2
(1%)

Jamaica Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 49
(49%)
134
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 40
(40%)
119
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(12%)
26
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Jamaica Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.5%) is slightly lower than the state average of 54.0%. 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.

Jamaica Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 95
2006 90
2007 94
2008 92
2009 106
2010 100
2011 95
2012 101

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.6
2006 15
2007 15.7
2008 11.5
2009 17.7
2010 16.7
2011 15.8
2012 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25263157894737
2006 0.34444444444444
2007 0.3936170212766
2008 0.45652173913043
2009 0.49056603773585
2010 0.54
2011 0.49473684210526
2012 0.51485148514851

Compare Jamaica Jr High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 51.5%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Jamaica Jr High School
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Public 06 - 08 101 13.7:1  
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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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