Jackson Memorial Middle School

Jackson Memorial Middle School serves 1,451 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 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 1451 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,451 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 74 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 20:1 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 20:1 18:1
Asian
2%
2%
Hispanic
1%
4%
Black
2%
17%
White
91%
73%
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
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.
13%
37%
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%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,824 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Jackson Local School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 5,824 1,089
District Total Revenue $59 MM $12 MM
Jackson Local School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $55 MM $11 MM
Jackson Local School District Spending (1990-2009)
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 | 760 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MassillonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Jackson High School
    7600 Fulton Dr Nw
    MassillonOH 44646
    (330)837-3501
    0.4 mi | 1915 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 | 502 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MassillonStrausser Elementary School
    8646 Strausser St Nw
    MassillonOH 44646
    (330)830-8056
    2.3 mi | 680 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MassillonAmherst Elementary School
    8750 Jane St Nw
    MassillonOH 44646
    (330)830-8024
    2.5 mi | 516 students | Gr. PK-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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Did You Know?
Massillon, OH 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 0.18, which is lower than the Ohio average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Massillon is Franklin Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.