Jackson Memorial Middle School

Jackson Memorial Middle School serves 1,401 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Jackson Memorial Middle School operates within the Jackson Local School District.

Overview

The student population of 1401 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,401 students
Jackson Memorial Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Jackson Memorial Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Jackson Memorial Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 18:1
Jackson Memorial Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Jackson Memorial Middle School American Indian (1988-1991)
Asian
2%
2%
Jackson Memorial Middle School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
1%
4%
Jackson Memorial Middle School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
1%
17%
Jackson Memorial Middle School Black (1988-2013)
White
91%
73%
Jackson Memorial Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic Groups Jackson Memorial Middle School Sch Ethnicity Jackson Memorial Middle 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 0.22
Jackson Memorial Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
12%
34%
Jackson Memorial Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
3%
6%
Jackson Memorial Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,854 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Jackson Local School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 5,854 905
Jackson Local School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $59 MM $12 MM
District Spending $55 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,310 $10,997
Jackson Local School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,495 $10,473
Jackson Local School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Jackson High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Canton Middle School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sauder Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MassillonSauder Elementary School
    7503 Mudbrook Rd Nw
    MassillonOH 44646
    (330)830-8028
    0.2 mi | 742 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MassillonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Jackson High School
    7600 Fulton Dr Nw
    MassillonOH 44646
    (330)837-3501
    0.4 mi | 1934 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CantonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Lake Cable Elementary School
    5335 Villa Padova Dr Nw
    CantonOH 44718
    (330)494-8171
    2 mi | 514 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MassillonStrausser Elementary School
    8646 Strausser St Nw
    MassillonOH 44646
    (330)830-8056
    2.3 mi | 720 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MassillonAmherst Elementary School
    8750 Jane St Nw
    MassillonOH 44646
    (330)830-8024
    2.5 mi | 543 students | Gr. KG-5                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended April 23, 2008 - The academic programs offered at Jackson Memorial Middle School are phenomenal. There is an amazing art program and the extra curricular activities are coached by experts who are truly great with kids. The school is clean and thre is a ton of Polar Bear pride. There is an awesome parent group that is very involved and supportive of all the students. The faculty is amazing with children and truly communicate with parents via email, phone conversations, and conferences. THe school is extremely customer friendly. Way to go bears!! - Posted by Teacher

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