East Jackson Middle School

East Jackson Middle School serves 419 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 56%.
East Jackson Middle School operates within the Jackson County School District.

Overview

The student population of 419 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 419 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Students by Grade East Jackson Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Hispanic
8%
12%
Black
5%
37%
White
80%
44%
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.
0.35 0.40
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.
57%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,215 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Jackson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
6
Number of Students Managed 7,215 3,449
Jackson County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $84 MM $34 MM
Jackson County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $80 MM $36 MM
Jackson County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,666 $9,939
Jackson County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,171 $10,367
Jackson County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is East Jackson Comprehensive High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Commerce Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Jackson Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CommerceEast Jackson Elementary School
    1531 Hoods Mill Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)336-7900
    0.4 mi | 517 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CommerceEast Jackson Comprehensive High School
    1435 Hoods Mill Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)336-8900
    0.5 mi | 981 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CommerceCommerce Middle School
    7690 Jefferson Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-5594
    2.8 mi | 449 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • CommerceCommerce Elementary School
    825 Lakeview Dr
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-1801
    3.3 mi | 212 students | Gr. 3-4                      
  • CommerceCommerce Primary
    395 Minish Dr
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-5587
    3.5 mi | 412 students | Gr. PK-2                      

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Did You Know?
Jackson County, GA 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 0.36, which is lower than the Georgia average of 0.4. The most diverse school district in Jackson County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.