Miami Jackson Senior High School

Miami Jackson Senior High School serves 1,349 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Miami Jackson Senior High School operates within the Dade School District.
The school district's 62% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 1349 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,349 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Hispanic
64%
28%
Black
36%
23%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.45
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.
89%
51%
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.
2%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 370,279 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,220 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,558 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Dade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
551
22
Number of Students Managed 370,279 9,797
Graduation Rate 62% 70%
District Total Revenue $3,531 MM $138 MM
District Spending $3,994 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,220 $13,793
District Spending / Student $11,558 $15,882
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Juvenile Justice Center Alternative Ed (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Allapattah Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maya Angelou Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MiamiMiami Jackson Senior Adult Ed Center
    1751 Nw 36th St
    MiamiFL 33142
    (305)634-2621
    0 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • MiamiMaya Angelou Elementary School
    1850 Nw 32nd St
    MiamiFL 33142
    (305)636-3480
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 684 students                      
  • MiamiKelsey L. Pharr Elementary School
    2000 Nw 46th St
    MiamiFL 33142
    (305)633-0429
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 312 students                      
  • MiamiAllapattah Middle School
    1331 Nw 46th St
    MiamiFL 33142
    (305)634-9787
    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 588 students                      
  • MiamiComstock Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    2420 Nw 18th Ave
    MiamiFL 33142
    (305)635-7341
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 564 students                      

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  • Recommended March 30, 2010 - This is a great school with great facilities and programs, particularly in sports & music. I'm glad with the new principal and staff because the discipline of the students is improved in a noteworthy way. - Posted by Parent

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