Jim Hill High School

Jim Hill High School serves 1,257 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Jim Hill High School operates within the Jackson Public School District.
The school district's 55% graduation rate is lower than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

The student population of 1257 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,257 students
Jim Hill High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jim Hill High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Jim Hill High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jim Hill High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Jim Hill High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
99%
49%
Jim Hill High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
1%
45%
Jim Hill High School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Jim Hill High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MS 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.
0.02 0.31
Jim Hill 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.
81%
65%
Jim Hill High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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%
7%
Jim Hill High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 29,488 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 55% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,983 is less than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,178 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name Jackson Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
5
Number of Students Managed 29,488 2,273
Jackson Public   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 55% 64%
Jackson Public   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $275 MM $20 MM
Jackson Public   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $342 MM $20 MM
Jackson Public   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,983 $9,638
Jackson Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,178 $9,666
Jackson Public   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Provine High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blackburn Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Isable Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JacksonIsable Elementary School
    0.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 383 students1716 Isable St
    JacksonMS 39204
    (601)960-5310
    0.1PK-5383
  • JacksonLester Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 359 students2350 Oakhurst Dr
    JacksonMS 39204
    (601)371-4339
    1KG-5359
  • JacksonBlackburn Middle School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 490 students1311 West Pearl St
    JacksonMS 39203
    (601)960-5329
    1.16-8490
  • JacksonProvine High School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1112 students2400 Robinson Rd
    JacksonMS 39209
    (601)960-5393
    1.19-121112
  • JacksonCareer Development Center
    Vocational School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 9-122703 First Ave
    JacksonMS 39209
    (601)960-5322
    1.39-12n/a

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