Jackson Elementary School



Jackson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jackson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 44
1 50
2 51
3 67
4 54
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jackson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Valparaiso, IN in the Duneland School Corporation. It enrolls 266 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jackson Elementary School is the 962nd largest public school in Indiana and the 44,344th largest nationally. It has 17.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 266
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 15
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,344th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 962nd out of 1,126
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 466th out of 1,115
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 956th out of 1,115

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Jackson Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 147
(55%)
1,493
(53%)
 Female 119
(45%)
1,341
(47%)

Jackson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 240
(90%)
2,303
(81%)
 Hispanic 21
(8%)
340
(12%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
105
(4%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
28
(1%)
 Black 1
(0%)
50
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Jackson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 209
(79%)
1,975
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 47
(18%)
759
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(4%)
100
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,124 ranked schools in Indiana, Jackson Elementary School is ranked 1,059th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jackson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 51.1%. 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 372
2006 343
2007 352
2008 350
2009 375
2010 351
2011 300
2012 295
2013 289
2014 276
2015 266

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.7
2006 N/A
2007 18.5
2008 17.9
2009 17.4
2010 19
2011 15
2012 17.4
2013 18.1
2014 18.4
2015 17.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.11827956989247
2006 0.081632653061224
2007 0.071022727272727
2008 0.057142857142857
2009 0.13066666666667
2010 0.18803418803419
2011 0.16333333333333
2012 0.16949152542373
2013 0.15916955017301
2014 0.17391304347826
2015 0.21428571428571

Compare Jackson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,736.8% 17.4:1
 
1,770.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.4%
 
State Average 51.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Jackson Elementary School
Valparaiso, IN
Public KG - 04 266 17.7:1  
Chesterton Montessori School
Chesterton, IN
Private PK - 06 108 3:1 4 miles
Liberty Intermediate School
Chesterton, IN
Public 05 - 06 358 18.8:1 5 miles
Washington Twp Elementary School
Valparaiso, IN
Public KG - 05 362 16.5:1 5 miles
Victory Christian Academy
Valparaiso, IN
Private PK - 12 342 14:1 5 miles
Liberty Elementary School
Chesterton, IN
Public KG - 04 523 19.4:1 5 miles
Flint Lake Elementary School
Valparaiso, IN
Public KG - 05 575 22.1:1 5 miles
Brummitt Elementary School
Chesterton, IN
Public KG - 04 349 18.4:1 5 miles
Westville Elementary School
Westville, IN
Public KG - 06 484 24.2:1 5 miles
Washington Twp Middle/High School
Valparaiso, IN
Public 06 - 12 477 18.5:1 5 miles
Victory Christian Academy
Valparaiso, IN
Private PK - 12 336 13:1 6 miles
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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