Jackson Junior High School

747 Sutter St,

Jackson, CA, 95642-2020

Tel: (209)257-5700
Grades: 6-8

275 students

Jackson Junior High School serves 275 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Jackson Junior High School operates within the Amador County Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 275 students has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 275 students
Jackson Junior High School Total Students (1989-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Jackson Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2012)
Students by Grade Jackson Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 22:1
Jackson Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
American Indian
2%
1%
Jackson Junior High School American Indian (1989-2012)
Asian
2%
11%
Jackson Junior High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
14%
52%
Jackson Junior High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
n/a
7%
Jackson Junior High School Black (1991-2012)
White
73%
26%
Jackson Junior High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Jackson Junior High School Sch Ethnicity Jackson Junior 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.
0.44 0.64
Jackson Junior High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Jackson Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Jackson Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,960 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
School District Name Amador County Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 3,960 1,577
Amador County Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $19 MM
Amador County Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $35 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,603 $11,099
Amador County Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,854 $10,975
Amador County Unified School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Amador County Rop High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Ione Junior High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jackson Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Jackson Amador County Rop High School
    Vocational School
    217 Rex Ave
    Jackson , CA , 95642
    (209)259-5339
    Vocational School
    0.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Jackson Ione Junior High School
    217 Rex Ave
    Jackson , CA , 95642
    (209)257-5500
    0.1  mi  |  372  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Jackson Amador County Special Education
    Special Education School
    217 Rex Ave
    Jackson , CA , 95642
    (209)257-5330
    Special Education School
    0.1  mi  |  179  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Jackson Jackson Elementary School
    220 Church St
    Jackson , CA , 95642
    (209)257-5600
    0.3  mi  |  436  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Jackson Argonaut High School
    501 Argonaut Ln
    Jackson , CA , 95642
    (209)257-7700
    0.7  mi  |  589  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Amador County, CA 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 0.47, which is lower than the California average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in Amador County is Amador County Office Of Education School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.