East Jackson Comprehensive High School

East Jackson Comprehensive High School serves 961 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
East Jackson Comprehensive High School operates within the Jackson County School District.
Jackson County School District's 72% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 961 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 961 students
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % East Jackson Comprehensive High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade East Jackson Comprehensive High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Asian Students (2008-2014)
Hispanic
13%
13%
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
5%
37%
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Black Students (2008-2014)
White
77%
43%
East Jackson Comprehensive High School White Students (2008-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.39 0.40
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Diversity Score (2005-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
56%
56%
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2014)

District Comparison

Jackson County School District's student population of 7,304 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has increased from 60% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,597 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,244 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Jackson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
5
Number of Students Managed 7,304 3,213
Jackson County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 69%
Jackson County School District Graduation Rate (1999-2014)
District Total Revenue $85 MM $36 MM
Jackson County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $75 MM $34 MM
Jackson County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,597 $10,365
Jackson County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,244 $9,935
Jackson County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Commerce High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Jackson Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Jackson Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CommerceEast Jackson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 503 students
    0.1 miles
    1531 Hoods Mill Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)336-7900
    0.1PK-5503
  • CommerceEast Jackson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 778 students
    0.5 miles
    1880 Hoods Mill Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-2083
    0.56-8778
  • CommerceCommerce Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 462 students
    3 miles
    7690 Jefferson Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-5594
    35-8462
  • NicholsonBenton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 338 students
    3.2 miles
    5488 Hwy 441
    NicholsonGA 30565
    (706)757-2211
    3.2PK-5338
  • CommerceCommerce Elementary School
    Grades: 3-4 | 215 students
    3.3 miles
    825 Lakeview Dr
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-1801
    3.33-4215

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