Jackson Elementary School

2395 Sl Henry St

West Memphis, AR 72301-5831

Tel: (870)735-7303
Grades KG-6
298 students
Jackson Elementary School serves 298 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Jackson Elementary School operates within the West Memphis School District.

School Overview

The student population of 298 students has declined by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 298 students
Jackson Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jackson Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Jackson Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jackson Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 15:1
Jackson Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
100%
21%
Jackson Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
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.
n/a 0.55
Jackson Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
98%
52%
Jackson Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
n/a
10%
Jackson Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

West Memphis School District's student population of 5,582 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,040 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name West Memphis School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 5,582 832
West Memphis   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $60 MM n/a
West Memphis   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $61 MM n/a
West Memphis   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,040 n/a
West Memphis   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,193 n/a
West Memphis   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is West Memphis High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wonder Junior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wonder Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West MemphisWonder Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 492 students
    0.7 miles
    801 South 16th St
    West MemphisAR 72301
    (870)735-4219
    0.7PK-6492
  • West MemphisMaddux Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 516 students
    0.8 miles
    2100 East Barton
    West MemphisAR 72301
    (870)735-4242
    0.8KG-6516
  • West MemphisWonder Junior High School
    Grades: 7-9 | 405 students
    0.8 miles
    1401 Madison St
    West MemphisAR 72301
    (870)735-8522
    0.87-9405
  • West MemphisWeaver Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 367 students
    1.1 miles
    1280 East Barton
    West MemphisAR 72301
    (870)735-7670
    1.1KG-6367
  • West MemphisEast Junior High School
    Grades: 7-9 | 330 students
    1.2 miles
    1151 Goodwin St
    West MemphisAR 72301
    (870)735-2081
    1.27-9330

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