North Jackson High School

North Jackson High School serves 464 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
North Jackson High School operates within the Jackson County School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 464 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 464 students
North Jackson High School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % North Jackson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
North Jackson High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade North Jackson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 16:1 16:1
North Jackson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2014)
American Indian
5%
1%
North Jackson High School American Indian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
4%
5%
North Jackson High School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
13%
34%
North Jackson High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
78%
57%
North Jackson High School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups North 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.
0.37 0.32
North 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.
56%
52%
North 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.
10%
6%
North Jackson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,712 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,632 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,051 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Jackson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
7
Number of Students Managed 5,712 3,026
Jackson County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 74%
Jackson County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $57 MM $30 MM
Jackson County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $59 MM $30 MM
Jackson County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,632 $10,181
Jackson County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,051 $10,301
Jackson 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 Richard Hardy Memorial School (6.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bridgeport Middle School (4.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stevenson Elementary School (3.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • StevensonStevenson Elementary School
    3.3 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 359 students930 Old Mt Carmel Rd
    StevensonAL 35772
    (256)437-2203
    3.3KG-4359
  • BridgeportBridgeport Elementary School
    3.8 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 224 students1014 Jacobs Ave
    BridgeportAL 35740
    (256)495-3147
    3.8KG-4224
  • BridgeportBridgeport Middle School
    4.2 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 169 students620 Jacobs Ave
    BridgeportAL 35740
    (256)495-2967
    4.25-8169
  • StevensonStevenson Middle School
    4.7 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 274 students701 Kentucky Ave
    StevensonAL 35772
    (256)437-2945
    4.75-8274
  • South PittsburgRichard Hardy Memorial School
    6.6 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 306 students1620 Hamilton Ave
    South PittsburgTN 37380
    (423)837-7282
    6.6PK-12306

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