East Jackson High School

East Jackson High School serves 369 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 33%.
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 369 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 369 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Students by Grade East Jackson High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 18:1 18:1
Asian
1%
3%
Black
5%
22%
White
91%
67%
All Ethnic Groups East Jackson High School Sch Ethnicity East Jackson 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.
0.17 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.
46%
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.
5%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,231 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name East Jackson Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,231 930
Graduation Rate 75% 82%
East Jackson Community s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $13 MM $11 MM
East Jackson Community s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $13 MM $11 MM
East Jackson Community s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,022 $11,537
East Jackson Community s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,477 $11,612
East Jackson Community s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Students Grades
  • JacksonEast Jackson Middle School
    1566 North Sutton Rd
    JacksonMI 49202
    (517)764-6010
    0 mi | 226 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • JacksonMemorial School
    345 North Dettman Rd
    JacksonMI 49202
    (517)784-7131
    1.3 mi | 373 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • Michigan CenterArnold Elementary School
    4064 Page Ave
    Michigan CenterMI 49254
    (517)764-5700
    1.5 mi | 296 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • JacksonBertha Robinson School
    Magnet School
    5400 Seymour Rd
    JacksonMI 49201
    (517)764-1810
    Magnet School

    1.8 mi | 263 students | Gr. 4-6                      
  • Michigan CenterKeicher Elementary School
    137 Broad St
    Michigan CenterMI 49254
    (517)764-5200
    2.1 mi | 432 students | Gr. 3-6                      

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Did You Know?
Jackson, MI 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 0.46, which is higher than the Michigan average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Jackson is Thelma Barker Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.