East Jackson High School

East Jackson High School serves 378 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
East Jackson High School operates within the East Jackson Community s School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is lower than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 378 students has declined by 26% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 35% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 378 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 18:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
2%
6%
Black
8%
22%
White
88%
66%
Two or more races
1%
2%
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.
0.22 0.26
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.
42%
44%
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.
1%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,224 students has decreased by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,022 is less than the state average of $11,537. The district revenue/student has declined by 31% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,477 is less than the state average of $11,612. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name East Jackson Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,224 822
Graduation Rate 75% 82%
District Total Revenue $13 MM $11 MM
District Spending $13 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,022 $11,537
District Spending / Student $9,477 $11,612
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Michigan Center Jr/sr High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Jackson Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Memorial School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JacksonEast Jackson Middle School
    1566 North Sutton Rd
    JacksonMI 49202
    (517)764-6010
    0 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 203 students                      
  • JacksonMemorial School
    345 North Dettman Rd
    JacksonMI 49202
    (517)784-7131
    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-3 | 378 students                      
  • Michigan CenterArnold Elementary School
    4064 Page Ave
    Michigan CenterMI 49254
    (517)764-5700
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 315 students                      
  • JacksonBertha Robinson School
    Magnet School
    5400 Seymour Rd
    JacksonMI 49201
    (517)764-1810
    Magnet School

    1.8 mi | Gr. 4-6 | 265 students                      
  • Michigan CenterKeicher Elementary School
    137 Broad St
    Michigan CenterMI 49254
    (517)764-5200
    2.1 mi | Gr. 3-6 | 413 students                      

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