Jackson Alternative School

2701 Technology Circle

Marianna, FL 32448-4020

Tel: (850)482-9666
Grades PK-12
82 students
Jackson Alternative School serves 82 students in grades PK - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Jackson Alternative School operates within the Jackson School District.

School Overview

The student population of 82 students has declined by 23% over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 82 students
Jackson Alternative School Total Students (2007-2014)
Gender % Jackson Alternative School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Jackson Alternative School Total Teachers (2007-2014)
Students by Grade Jackson Alternative School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1 16:1
Jackson Alternative School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2014)
Hispanic
1%
30%
Jackson Alternative School Black Students (2007-2014)
Black
39%
23%
Jackson Alternative School Black Students (2007-2014)
White
52%
41%
Jackson Alternative School White Students (2007-2014)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Jackson Alternative School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Jackson Alternative School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL 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.
0.58 0.46
Jackson Alternative School Diversity Score (2007-2014)
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.
86%
52%
Jackson Alternative School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
4%
6%
Jackson Alternative School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,848 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,369 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,115 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Jackson School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
22
Number of Students Managed 6,848 10,137
Jackson School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $69 MM $132 MM
Jackson School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $74 MM $140 MM
Jackson School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,369 $11,888
Jackson School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,115 $12,571
Jackson School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Marianna High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Marianna Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frank M. Golson Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • MariannaMarianna Middle School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 654 students4144 South St
    MariannaFL 32448
    (850)482-9609
    0.86-8654
  • MariannaMarianna Adult Center
    1.9 miles2971 Guyton St
    MariannaFL 32446
    (850)482-9617
    1.9n/a
  • MariannaFrank M. Golson Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 775 students4258 2nd Ave
    MariannaFL 32446
    (850)482-9607
    2PK-2775
  • MariannaJackson County Early Childhood Center
    2 miles | Grades: PK | 182 students4283 Kelson Ave
    MariannaFL 32446
    (850)482-9698
    2PK182
  • MariannaMarianna High School
    2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 749 students3546 Caverns Rd
    MariannaFL 32446
    (850)482-9605
    29-12749

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