Jamestown School-Melrose



Jamestown School-Melrose Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jamestown School-Melrose Students by Grade
PK 23
K 44
1 48
2 48
3 60
4 54
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jamestown School-Melrose is a public elementary school located in Jamestown, RI in the Jamestown School District. It enrolls 277 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jamestown School-Melrose is the 130th largest public school in Rhode Island and the 43,475th largest nationally. It has 11.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 277
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.8

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Jamestown School-Melrose Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 140
(51%)
238
(49%)
 Male 137
(49%)
252
(51%)

Jamestown School-Melrose Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 258
(93%)
460
(94%)
 Two or More 10
(4%)
14
(3%)
 Asian 6
(2%)
9
(2%)
 Black 3
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Jamestown School-Melrose Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 254
(92%)
444
(91%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 18
(6%)
34
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(2%)
12
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 185 ranked schools in Rhode Island, Jamestown School-Melrose is ranked 178th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jamestown School-Melrose students on free and reduced lunch assistance (8.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 49.2%. 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.

Jamestown School-Melrose Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 264
2006 276
2007 282
2008 272
2009 279
2010 277
2011 292
2012 275
2013 284
2014 293
2015 277

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9.4
2006 17.2
2007 9.8
2008 9.8
2009 10.6
2010 11.8
2011 11.7
2012 11.4
2013 12.2
2014 13.1
2015 11.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.049242424242424
2006 0.065217391304348
2007 0.063829787234043
2008 0.051470588235294
2009 0.053763440860215
2010 0.050541516245487
2011 0.061643835616438
2012 0.11272727272727
2013 0.11267605633803
2014 0.13310580204778
2015 0.083032490974729

Compare Jamestown School-Melrose to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,160.0% 11.6:1
 
1,334.6% 13.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 8.3%
 
State Average 49.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Public PK - 04 277 11.6:1  
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Private PK - 08 202 6:1 5 miles
Forest Avenue School
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Public KG - 03 313 14.6:1 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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