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
East Jackson Middle School Total Students (1997-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
East Jackson Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1997-2012)
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 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
East Jackson Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1997-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
East Jackson Middle School Asian (2003-2012)
Hispanic
8%
12%
East Jackson Middle School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
5%
37%
East Jackson Middle School Black (1997-2012)
White
80%
44%
East Jackson Middle School White (1997-2012)
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 0.66
East Jackson Middle School Diversity Score (1997-2012)
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.
57%
51%
East Jackson Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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.
9%
7%
East Jackson Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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
5
Number of Students Managed 7,215 3,298
Jackson County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
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: 2012 (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
  • Commerce East Jackson Elementary School
    1531 Hoods Mill Rd
    Commerce , GA , 30529
    (706)336-7900
    0.4  mi  |  517  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Commerce East Jackson Comprehensive High School
    1435 Hoods Mill Rd
    Commerce , GA , 30529
    (706)336-8900
    0.5  mi  |  981  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Commerce Commerce Middle School
    7690 Jefferson Rd
    Commerce , GA , 30529
    (706)335-5594
    2.8  mi  |  449  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Commerce Commerce Elementary School
    825 Lakeview Dr
    Commerce , GA , 30529
    (706)335-1801
    3.3  mi  |  212  students  |  Gr.  3-4
  • Commerce Commerce Primary
    395 Minish Dr
    Commerce , GA , 30529
    (706)335-5587
    3.5  mi  |  412  students  |  Gr.  PK-2

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