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.
Jackson Public 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 12% 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 (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Jim Hill High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.56. 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 (1990-2014)
White
1%
45%
Jim Hill High School White Students (1991-2014)
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.
0.02 0.56
Jim Hill 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.
81%
65%
Jim Hill High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Jackson Public School 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 revenue/student of $8,983 in this district is less than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,178 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 15% 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 (1989-2014)
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 (1990-2012)
District Spending $342 MM $20 MM
Jackson Public   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,983 $9,638
Jackson Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,178 $9,666
Jackson Public   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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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  • JacksonIsable Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 383 students
    0.1 miles
    1716 Isable St
    JacksonMS 39204
    (601)960-5310
    0.1PK-5383
  • JacksonLester Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 359 students
    1 miles
    2350 Oakhurst Dr
    JacksonMS 39204
    (601)371-4339
    1KG-5359
  • JacksonBlackburn Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 490 students
    1.1 miles
    1311 West Pearl St
    JacksonMS 39203
    (601)960-5329
    1.16-8490
  • JacksonProvine High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1112 students
    1.1 miles
    2400 Robinson Rd
    JacksonMS 39209
    (601)960-5393
    1.19-121112
  • JacksonCareer Development CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.3 miles
    2703 First Ave
    JacksonMS 39209
    (601)960-5322
    1.39-12n/a

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