Jackson Junior High School

747 Sutter St

Jackson, CA 95642-2020

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

265 students

Jackson Junior High School serves 265 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Jackson Junior High School operates within the Amador County Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 265 students has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 265 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 22:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
11%
Hispanic
17%
52%
Black
1%
7%
White
71%
26%
Two or more races
9%
3%
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.
0.46 0.42
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.
31%
48%
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.
7%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,884 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
School District Name Amador County Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 3,884 1,667
District Total Revenue $38 MM $19 MM
District Spending $35 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,603 $11,099
District Spending / Student $7,854 $10,975
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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 Amador County Special Education (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Amador County Special Education (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • JacksonAmador County Rop High School
    Vocational School
    217 Rex Ave
    JacksonCA 95642
    (209)259-5339
    Vocational School

    0.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. 12                      
  • JacksonAmador County Special Education
    Special Education School
    217 Rex Ave
    JacksonCA 95642
    (209)257-5330
    Special Education School

    0.1 mi | 168 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • JacksonIone Junior High School
    217 Rex Ave
    JacksonCA 95642
    (209)257-5500
    0.1 mi | 353 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • JacksonJackson Elementary School
    220 Church St
    JacksonCA 95642
    (209)257-5600
    0.3 mi | 415 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • JacksonArgonaut High School
    501 Argonaut Ln
    JacksonCA 95642
    (209)257-7700
    0.7 mi | 559 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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