Jacksonville High School

Jacksonville High School serves 699 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Jacksonville High School operates within the Jacksonville City School District.
Jacksonville City School District's 84% graduation rate is higher than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 699 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 31% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 699 students
Jacksonville High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jacksonville High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Jacksonville High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jacksonville High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 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 11:1 16:1
Jacksonville High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Jacksonville High School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Jacksonville High School Black Students (1997-2013)
Black
29%
34%
Jacksonville High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
67%
57%
Jacksonville High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Jacksonville High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
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.
0.47 0.32
Jacksonville 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.
41%
52%
Jacksonville High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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%
Jacksonville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Jacksonville City School District's student population of 1,539 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 61% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,367 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,292 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Jacksonville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
7
Number of Students Managed 1,539 3,026
Jacksonville City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 74%
Jacksonville City School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $30 MM
Jacksonville City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $14 MM $30 MM
Jacksonville City School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,367 $10,181
Jacksonville City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,292 $10,301
Jacksonville City School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Calhoun Co Career Technical Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Anniston Middle School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kitty Stone Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JacksonvilleCalhoun Co Career Technical CenterVocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    1.2 miles
    1200 Church St Se
    JacksonvilleAL 36265
    (256)741-4600
    1.210-12n/a
  • JacksonvilleKitty Stone Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 840 students
    2 miles
    115 College St Sw
    JacksonvilleAL 36265
    (256)782-5191
    2KG-6840
  • WeaverWeaver Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 681 students
    3.3 miles
    444 School Dr
    WeaverAL 36277
    (256)741-7100
    3.3PK-6681
  • WeaverWeaver High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 557 students
    4.9 miles
    917 Clairmont Dr
    WeaverAL 36277
    (256)741-7200
    4.97-12557
  • JacksonvillePleasant Valley High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 527 students
    5 miles
    4141 Pleasant Valley Rd
    JacksonvilleAL 36265
    (256)741-6700
    57-12527

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