Jackson High School

Jackson High School serves 668 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Jackson High School operates within the Clarke County School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 668 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 668 students
Jackson High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jackson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Jackson High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jackson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Jackson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
69%
34%
Jackson High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
31%
57%
Jackson High School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Jackson High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL 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.
0.43 0.32
Jackson High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
63%
52%
Jackson High 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.
6%
6%
Jackson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,106 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,076 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,296 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Clarke County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
7
Number of Students Managed 3,106 3,026
Clarke County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 74%
Clarke County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $30 MM
Clarke County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $32 MM $30 MM
Clarke County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,076 $10,181
Clarke County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,296 $10,301
Clarke County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Leroy High School (6.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jackson Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jackson Intermediate School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JacksonJackson Intermediate School
    1.4 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 414 students2950 Hwy 43
    JacksonAL 36545
    (251)246-1599
    1.43-5414
  • JacksonJoe M Gillmore Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 431 students133 Mayton Dr
    JacksonAL 36545
    (251)246-2525
    1.5PK-2431
  • JacksonJackson Middle School
    2.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 437 students235 College Ave
    JacksonAL 36545
    (251)246-3597
    2.66-8437
  • LeroyLeroy High School
    6.1 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 734 students26301 Hwy 43
    LeroyAL 36548
    (251)246-2000
    6.1KG-12734
  • Grove HillGrove Hill Elementary School
    12.4 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 400 students450 West Cobb St
    Grove HillAL 36451
    (251)275-3423
    12.4PK-4400

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