PROFICIENCY 52% 5% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #62 of 210 in DUVAL
  • Ranked #53 of 206 in Jacksonville
  • Ranked #1692 of 4322 in Florida
Proficiency Averages
44%DUVAL
43%Jacksonville
49%Florida

Ruth N. Upson Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "DUVAL" in Jacksonville, FL. There are a total of 439 students and 28 teachers at Ruth N. Upson Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 270 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Ruth N. Upson Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 52.0%, which is 5% higher than than the Florida average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students439
Teachers28
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch270
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Ruth N. Upson Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All60-64%
370-74%
450-54%
550-59%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All40-44%
340-44%
445-49%
540-49%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Ruth N. Upson Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictFloridaNational
Caucasian 45.0% 37.9% 40.9% 51.1%
African American 45.6% 43.9% 22.8% 15.9%
Asian 0.8% 4.3% 2.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 4.0% 9.2% 30.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.4% 4.1% 3.2% 3.1%

Jacksonville demographics profile

StatisticJacksonvilleFloridaNational
Population837,53319,361,792314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)1,12135191
Median age35.641.237.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%54%55%
Speak English86%72%79%
Speak Spanish6%20%13%

Education level achieved in Jacksonville

IndexJacksonvilleFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade84.6%83.4%83.8%
Completed high school83.6%82.2%82.4%
Completed some college58.7%56.8%58.4%
Completed associate degree35.1%35.9%37.2%
Completed bachelors25.5%26.8%29.3%
Completed masters7.8%9.6%11.0%
Completed professional degree2.3%3.1%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Ruth N. Upson Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.