Jamestown School-Lawn School

Serves grades 5 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
55 Lawn Avenue
Jamestown, RI 02835
Phone
(401) 423-7010
District
JAMESTOWN
County
NEWPORT COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
220
Classroom Teachers
17

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Rhode Island

9

(10 is best)

Better than 87.6% of RI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Jamestown School-Lawn School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 32
Proficiency in Reading 51 37
Proficiency in Math 47 27

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 69 30
Proficiency in Reading 68 34
Proficiency in Math 70 26

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43 25
Proficiency in Reading 27 24
Proficiency in Math 59 27

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 26
Proficiency in Reading 64 28
Proficiency in Math 58.82 23

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.94
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.95
AVG FOR STATE 13.36
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 57 25.9%
Grade 6 52 23.6%
Grade 7 58 26.4%
Grade 8 53 24.1%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 220 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 98.1% 97.5% 61.0%
Black 0.5% 0.4% 8.9%
Hispanic 0.0% 0.0% 25.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.4% 1.9% 3.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.0% 9.8% 46.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.6% 8.3% 40.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.4% 1.5% 5.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 5,505 1,059,639
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 580.3 1,026
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.0% 5.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.9% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 19.5% 32.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 38.3% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 21.3% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,303 412,028
Single Parent Households With Children 6.5% 10.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.0% 87.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 66.1% 33.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 31.9% 12.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.9% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.8% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 11.9% 16.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.4% 16.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.3% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 4.8% 12.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,400 $6,566,000 47.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,416 $693,840 5.0%
Staff $908 $444,920 3.2%
General Administration $682 $334,180 2.4%
School Administration $916 $448,840 3.2%
Operation $1,380 $676,200 4.9%
Transportation $1,249 $612,010 4.4%
Other $1,376 $674,240 4.8%
Total Support $7,927 $3,884,230 27.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $7,104 $3,480,960 25.0%
Total Expenditures $28,431 $13,931,190 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,193 $1,306,764,817 51.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,724 $245,060,154 9.7%
Staff $638 $90,737,445 3.6%
General Administration $243 $34,513,598 1.4%
School Administration $813 $115,506,553 4.6%
Operation $1,256 $178,551,205 7.1%
Transportation $818 $116,274,515 4.6%
Other $617 $87,671,787 3.5%
Total Support $6,108 $868,260,274 34.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,428 $345,148,478 13.7%
Total Expenditures $17,729 $2,520,187,408 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%