PROFICIENCY 77% 59% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
82%JERICHO UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
82%Jericho
48%New York

George A Jackson School is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "JERICHO UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Jericho, NY. There are a total of 431 students and 38 teachers at George A Jackson School, for a student to teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are a total of 16 free lunch students and 3 reduced lunch students.

George A Jackson School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 76.5%, which is 59% higher than the New York average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students431
Teachers38
Student/Teacher ratio12:1
Free lunch16
Reduced lunch3

 

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 George A Jackson 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
All88%
385-89%
485-89%
590-94%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All65%
360-64%
465-69%
560-64%
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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George A Jackson School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 40.9% 50.2% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 3.0% 2.4% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 51.4% 43.8% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 3.7% 3.1% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.5% 0.4% 2.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Robbins Lane Elementary School68%0.7Syosset, NY
Robert Seaman Elementary School77%0.9Jericho, NY
Jericho Senior High School99%0.9Jericho, NY
Jericho Middle School80%0.9Jericho, NY
Woodland Avenue School57%1.1Hicksville, NY
South Grove Elementary School72%1.3Syosset, NY
Cantiague Elementary School75%1.6Jericho, NY
Burns Avenue School50%1.6Hicksville, NY
East Street School50%1.6Hicksville, NY
Stratford Road School62%1.8Plainview, NY
Baylis Elementary School70%1.9Syosset, NY
Willits Elementary School70%1.9Syosset, NY

Jericho demographics profile

StatisticJerichoNew YorkNational
Population13,73019,697,457318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,48035991
Median age44.138.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)68%52%55%
Speak English66%70%79%
Speak Spanish2%15%13%

Education level achieved in Jericho

IndexJerichoNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade94.7%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school94.7%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college86.2%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree75.2%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors70.2%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters35.7%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree13.4%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.0%1.5%1.3%
Source: The George A Jackson School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.