East Jackson Middle School

East Jackson Middle School serves 778 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 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 Middle School operates within the Jackson County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 778 students has grown by 93% over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 65% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 778 students
East Jackson Middle School Total Students (1997-2014)
Gender % East Jackson Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
East Jackson Middle School Total Teachers (1997-2014)
Students by Grade East Jackson Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 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 13:1 16:1
East Jackson Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1997-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
East Jackson Middle School Asian Students (2003-2014)
Hispanic
12%
13%
East Jackson Middle School Black Students (1997-2014)
Black
7%
37%
East Jackson Middle School Black Students (1997-2014)
White
77%
43%
East Jackson Middle School White Students (1997-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
East Jackson Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups East Jackson Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 Middle School Diversity Score (1997-2014)
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.
58%
56%
East Jackson Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
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 Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,304 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,597 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,244 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 32% 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 (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $85 MM $36 MM
Jackson County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $75 MM $34 MM
Jackson County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,597 $10,365
Jackson County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,244 $9,935
Jackson County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 East Jackson Comprehensive High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Commerce Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Jackson Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CommerceEast Jackson Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 503 students1531 Hoods Mill Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)336-7900
    0.4PK-5503
  • CommerceEast Jackson Comprehensive High School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 961 students1435 Hoods Mill Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)336-8900
    0.59-12961
  • CommerceCommerce Middle School
    2.8 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 462 students7690 Jefferson Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-5594
    2.85-8462
  • CommerceCommerce Elementary School
    3.3 miles | Grades: 3-4 | 215 students825 Lakeview Dr
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-1801
    3.33-4215
  • NicholsonBenton Elementary School
    3.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 338 students5488 Hwy 441
    NicholsonGA 30565
    (706)757-2211
    3.5PK-5338

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