Jim Hill High School

Jim Hill High School serves 1,267 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Jim Hill High School operates within the Jackson Public School District.
The school district's 52% graduation rate is lower than the MS state average of 62%.

Overview

The student population of 1267 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,267 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Black
98%
50%
White
2%
45%
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.
0.04 0.31
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.
77%
64%
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.
4%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,147 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 52% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Jackson Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
65
5
Number of Students Managed 31,147 2,147
Graduation Rate 52% 62%
District Total Revenue $275 MM $21 MM
District Spending $289 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,999 $9,999
District Spending / Student $9,453 $9,596
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Provine High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blackburn Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Isable Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • JacksonIsable Elementary School
    1716 Isable St
    JacksonMS 39204
    (601)960-5310
    0.1 mi | 383 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • JacksonLester Elementary School
    2350 Oakhurst Dr
    JacksonMS 39204
    (601)371-4339
    1 mi | 360 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • JacksonBlackburn Middle School
    1311 West Pearl St
    JacksonMS 39203
    (601)960-5329
    1.1 mi | 479 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • JacksonProvine High School
    2400 Robinson Rd
    JacksonMS 39209
    (601)960-5393
    1.1 mi | 1124 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • JacksonCareer Development Center
    Vocational School
    2703 First Ave
    JacksonMS 39209
    (601)960-5322
    Vocational School

    1.3 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      

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