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  • Jonesboro Elementary School
  • 309 Cook Ave, Jonesboro
  • County of Union Sch Dist No43
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 476
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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Jonesboro school information

IndexJonesboroIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores30%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio35:118:116:1
Total public schools13,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Jonesboro, IL educational system consists of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Jonesboro public schools have average test scores of 30% which is 6% lower than than the Illinois average and 40% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Jonesboro public schools is 35:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 79.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 76.4% have completed high school, 14.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Jonesboro

IndexJonesboroIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade79.2%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school76.4%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college53.7%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.0%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.5%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters4.2%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.0%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.2%1.3%

There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Jonesboro. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Jonesboro, IL schools is 30%. The average student to teacher ratio is 35:1. In Jonesboro, IL, an average of 79.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Jonesboro schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Jonesboro, IL schools.

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Source: The Jonesboro, IL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.