Jackson Alternative School

2701 Technology Circle,

Marianna, FL, 32448-4020

Tel: (850)482-9666
Grades: PK-12

100 students

Jackson Alternative School serves 100 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Jackson Alternative School operates within the Jackson School District.

Overview

The student population of 100 students has declined by 30% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 100 students
Jackson Alternative School Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 58% Male / 42%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Jackson Alternative School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2012)
Students by Grade Jackson Alternative School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1 15:1
Jackson Alternative School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
28%
Jackson Alternative School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
34%
23%
Jackson Alternative School Black (2007-2012)
White
54%
43%
Jackson Alternative School White (2007-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Jackson Alternative School Sch Ethnicity Jackson Alternative 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.
0.59 0.69
Jackson Alternative School Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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.
75%
49%
Jackson Alternative School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
6%
8%
Jackson Alternative School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,624 students has grown by 2072% over five years.
School District Name Jackson School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
20
Number of Students Managed 8,624 9,762
Jackson School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $69 MM $138 MM
Jackson School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $72 MM $159 MM
Jackson School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $173,118 $13,793
Jackson School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $180,892 $15,882
Jackson 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 Marianna High School (2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Marianna Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frank M. Golson Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Marianna Marianna Middle School
    4144 South St
    Marianna , FL , 32448
    (850)482-9609
    0.8  mi  |  669  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Marianna Marianna Adult Center
    2971 Guyton St
    Marianna , FL , 32446
    (850)482-9617
    1.9  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Marianna Frank M. Golson Elementary School
    4258 2nd Ave
    Marianna , FL , 32446
    (850)482-9607
    2  mi  |  758  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Marianna Marianna High School
    2979 Daniel St
    Marianna , FL , 32446
    (850)482-9605
    2  mi  |  788  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Marianna Jackson County Early Childhood Center
    4283 Kelson Ave
    Marianna , FL , 32446
    (850)482-9698
    2  mi  |  181  students  |  Gr.  PK

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