Joseph Jenks Junior High School



Joseph Jenks Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Joseph Jenks Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 198
7 192
8 173
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Joseph Jenks Junior High School is a public elementary school located in Pawtucket, RI in the Pawtucket School District. It enrolls 563 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 563
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.7

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Joseph Jenks Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 288
(51%)
3,566
(51%)
 Female 275
(49%)
3,378
(49%)

Joseph Jenks Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 205
(36%)
2,169
(31%)
 White 163
(29%)
2,489
(36%)
 Black 149
(26%)
1,688
(24%)
 Two or More 42
(7%)
459
(7%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
78
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
47
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

Joseph Jenks Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 440
(78%)
4,977
(72%)
 Not Eligible 89
(16%)
1,502
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(6%)
465
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Joseph Jenks Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 49.2%. 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.

Joseph Jenks Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 628
2006 522
2007 477
2008 388
2009 376
2010 292
2011 314
2012 331
2013 367
2014 471
2015 563

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9.2
2006 13.7
2007 11.9
2008 10.5
2009 10.4
2010 9.1
2011 10.8
2012 11.5
2013 11.5
2014 15.1
2015 16.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86146496815287
2006 0.87739463601533
2007 0.82389937106918
2008 0.8479381443299
2009 0.87234042553191
2010 0.8458904109589
2011 0.84076433121019
2012 0.82779456193353
2013 0.86648501362398
2014 0.85774946921444
2015 0.84191829484902

Compare Joseph Jenks Junior High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,334.6% 13.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,670.0% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 49.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 84.2%
 

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Public 06 - 08 563 16.7:1  
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Public KG - 05 392 16.3:1 1 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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