North Jackson High School

45549 Al Hwy 277,

Stevenson, AL, 35772-0848

Tel: (256)437-2136
Grades: 8-12

452 students

North Jackson High School serves 452 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
North Jackson High School operates within the Jackson County School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 452 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 452 students
North Jackson High School Total Students (1989-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
North Jackson High School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2012)
Students by Grade North Jackson High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
North Jackson High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
American Indian
5%
1%
North Jackson High School American Indian (1989-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
North Jackson High School Asian (1993-2001)
Hispanic
3%
5%
North Jackson High School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
13%
35%
North Jackson High School Black (1989-2012)
White
76%
58%
North Jackson High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups North Jackson High School Sch Ethnicity North Jackson 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.
0.41 0.31
North Jackson 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.
51%
51%
North Jackson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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.
12%
7%
North Jackson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,717 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Jackson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
7
Number of Students Managed 5,717 3,032
Jackson County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 69% 72%
Jackson County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $59 MM $29 MM
Jackson County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $62 MM $31 MM
Jackson County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,927 $9,620
Jackson County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,410 $10,180
Jackson County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Richard Hardy Memorial School (6.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bridgeport Middle School (4.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stevenson Elementary School (3.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Stevenson Stevenson Elementary School
    930 Old Mt Carmel Rd
    Stevenson , AL , 35772
    (256)437-2203
    3.3  mi  |  391  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Bridgeport Bridgeport Elementary School
    1014 Jacobs Ave
    Bridgeport , AL , 35740
    (256)495-3147
    3.8  mi  |  216  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Bridgeport Bridgeport Middle School
    620 Jacobs Ave
    Bridgeport , AL , 35740
    (256)495-2967
    4.2  mi  |  169  students  |  Gr.  5-9
  • Stevenson Stevenson Middle School
    701 Kentucky Ave
    Stevenson , AL , 35772
    (256)437-2945
    4.7  mi  |  305  students  |  Gr.  5-9
  • South Pittsburg Richard Hardy Memorial School
    1620 Hamilton Ave
    South Pittsburg , TN , 37380
    (423)837-7282
    6.6  mi  |  373  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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Did You Know?
Jackson County, AL 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 0.22, which is lower than the Alabama average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in Jackson County is Altus School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.