Jackson High School

Jackson High School serves 962 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Jackson High School operates within the Butts County School District.
Butts County School District's 67% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

The student population of 962 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 962 students
Jackson High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jackson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Jackson High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jackson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more 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 17:1 16:1
Jackson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
13%
Jackson High School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
33%
37%
Jackson High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
62%
43%
Jackson High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Jackson 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.
0.51 0.40
Jackson High 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.
77%
56%
Jackson High 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
6%
Jackson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Butts County School District's student population of 3,445 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has increased from 51% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,354 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,293 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District Name Butts County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
5
Number of Students Managed 3,445 3,213
Butts County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 67% 69%
Butts County School District Graduation Rate (1996-2014)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $36 MM
Butts County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $33 MM $34 MM
Butts County School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,354 $10,365
Butts County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,293 $9,935
Butts County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Locust Grove High School (6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Henderson Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hampton L. Daughtry Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JacksonHenderson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 736 students
    1.1 miles
    494 George Tate Dr
    JacksonGA 30233
    (770)504-2310
    1.16-8736
  • JacksonHampton L. Daughtry Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 518 students
    1.9 miles
    150 Shiloh Rd
    JacksonGA 30233
    (770)504-2356
    1.9PK-5518
  • JacksonStark Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 687 students
    2.2 miles
    209 Stark Rd
    JacksonGA 30233
    (770)775-9470
    2.2PK-5687
  • JacksonJackson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 542 students
    2.9 miles
    1105 Brownlee Rd
    JacksonGA 30233
    (770)775-9480
    2.9PK-5542
  • Locust GroveLocust Grove Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 965 students
    5.8 miles
    3315 South Ola Rd
    Locust GroveGA 30248
    (770)957-6055
    5.86-8965

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