Jamaica High School



Jamaica High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jamaica High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 35
10 29
11 27
12 30

Jamaica High School is a public high school of the Jamaica Community Unit School District 12 located in Sidell, IL. It has 121 students in grades 9th through 12th. Jamaica High School is the 669th largest public high school in Illinois and the 19,500th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 8.1 to 1.

Total Students: 121
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 8.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.96

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Jamaica High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 63
(52%)
63
(52%)
 Male 58
(48%)
58
(48%)

Jamaica High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 121
(100%)
121
(100%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Jamaica High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 74
(61%)
74
(61%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 35
(29%)
35
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(10%)
12
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Jamaica High School is ranked 651st out of 0 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jamaica High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 45.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Jamaica High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 155
2006 150
2007 145
2008 131
2009 122
2010 138
2011 120
2012 121

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 13.6
2007 13.2
2008 11.6
2009 10.4
2010 11.1
2011 11.4
2012 8.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.18064516129032
2006 0.19333333333333
2007 0.24827586206897
2008 0.33587786259542
2009 0.36065573770492
2010 0.44927536231884
2011 0.375
2012 0.38842975206612

Compare Jamaica High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
810.0% 8.1:1
 
1,242.9% 12.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.8%
 
State Average 45.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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