Miami Jackson Senior High School

Miami Jackson Senior High School serves 1,184 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 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 57%.
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 1184 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,184 students
Miami Jackson Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Miami Jackson Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Miami Jackson Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is less than the state average of 0.90. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Miami Jackson Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
67%
28%
Miami Jackson Senior High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
31%
23%
Miami Jackson Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
n/a
43%
Miami Jackson Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Miami Jackson Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Miami Jackson Senior High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.46 0.90
Miami Jackson Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
88%
49%
Miami Jackson Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
3%
8%
Miami Jackson Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 350,239 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Dade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
507
23
Number of Students Managed 350,239 9,989
Dade School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 62% 70%
Dade School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $3,531 MM $138 MM
District Spending $3,994 MM $159 MM
Dade School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,220 $13,793
Dade School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,558 $15,882
Dade School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is His House (0.7 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 Students Grades
  • Miami Miami Jackson Senior Adult Ed Center
    1751 Nw 36th St
    Miami , FL , 33142
    (305)634-2621
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Miami Maya Angelou Elementary School
    1850 Nw 32nd St
    Miami , FL , 33142
    (305)636-3480
    0.3  mi  |  547  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Miami Kelsey L. Pharr Elementary School
    2000 Nw 46th St
    Miami , FL , 33142
    (305)633-0429
    0.6  mi  |  383  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Miami Allapattah Middle School
    1331 Nw 46th St
    Miami , FL , 33142
    (305)634-9787
    0.7  mi  |  634  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Miami His House
    Alternative School
    2000 Nw 47 Ave
    Miami , FL , 33142
    (305)636-6167
    Alternative School
    0.7  mi  |  55  students  |  Gr.  6-12

School Reviews

  • 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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Miami, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.55, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Miami is Virginia A Boone-highland Oaks School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.