Jackson Memorial Middle School

Jackson Memorial Middle School serves 1,376 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Jackson Memorial Middle School operates within the Jackson Local School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1376 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,376 students
Jackson Memorial Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jackson Memorial Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Jackson Memorial Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jackson Memorial Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 18:1
Jackson Memorial Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
3%
2%
Jackson Memorial Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Jackson Memorial Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
16%
Jackson Memorial Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
91%
73%
Jackson Memorial Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Jackson Memorial Middle 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.
0.17 0.23
Jackson Memorial Middle 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.
11%
39%
Jackson Memorial Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
3%
5%
Jackson Memorial Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Jackson Local School District's student population of 5,935 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,835 in this district is less than the state average of $11,970. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,876 is less than the state average of $11,436. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Jackson Local School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 5,935 789
Jackson Local School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $62 MM $12 MM
Jackson Local School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $56 MM $12 MM
Jackson Local School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,835 $11,970
Jackson Local School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,876 $11,436
Jackson Local School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Jackson High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Canton Middle School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sauder Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MassillonSauder Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 762 students
    0.2 miles
    7503 Mudbrook Rd Nw
    MassillonOH 44646
    (330)830-8028
    0.2KG-5762
  • Massillon Jackson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1981 students
    0.4 miles
    7600 Fulton Dr Nw
    MassillonOH 44646
    (330)837-3501
    0.49-121981
  • Canton Lake Cable Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 519 students
    2 miles
    5335 Villa Padova Dr Nw
    CantonOH 44718
    (330)834-4673
    2KG-5519
  • MassillonStrausser Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 739 students
    2.3 miles
    8646 Strausser St Nw
    MassillonOH 44646
    (330)830-8056
    2.3KG-5739
  • MassillonAmherst Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 558 students
    2.5 miles
    8750 Jane St Nw
    MassillonOH 44646
    (330)830-8024
    2.5KG-5558

School Reviews

Very great school! The band and chorus of this school was absolutely amazing.The teachers and staff really care about the education of students.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 07/19/16
The academic programs offered at Jackson Memorial Middle School are phenomenal. There is an amazing art program and the extra curricular activities are coached by experts who are truly great with kids. The school is clean and thre is a ton of Polar Bear pride. There is an awesome parent group that is very involved and supportive of all the students. The faculty is amazing with children and truly communicate with parents via email, phone conversations, and conferences. THe school is extremely customer friendly. Way to go bears!!
- Posted by Teacher, 04/23/08

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