Jacksonville High School

1000 George Douthit Dr Sw

Jacksonville, AL 36265-1837

Tel: (256)435-4177
Grades: 7-12

788 students

Jacksonville High School serves 788 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Jacksonville High School operates within the Jacksonville City School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 788 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 788 students
Jacksonville High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Students by Grade Jacksonville High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 17:1 15:1
Asian
2%
1%
Hispanic
1%
5%
Black
29%
35%
White
65%
58%
All Ethnic Groups Jacksonville High School Sch Ethnicity Jacksonville 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.
0.50 0.31
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.
39%
51%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,629 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Jacksonville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
7
Number of Students Managed 1,629 3,032
Jacksonville City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 69% 72%
Jacksonville City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $29 MM
Jacksonville City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $14 MM $31 MM
Jacksonville City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,461 $9,620
Jacksonville City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,453 $10,180
Jacksonville City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Calhoun Co Career Technical Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Anniston Middle School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kitty Stone Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • JacksonvilleCalhoun Co Career Technical Center
    Vocational School
    1200 Church St Se
    JacksonvilleAL 36265
    (256)741-4600
    Vocational School

    1.2 mi | n/a students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • JacksonvilleKitty Stone Elementary School
    115 College St Sw
    JacksonvilleAL 36265
    (256)782-5191
    2 mi | 841 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • WeaverWeaver Elementary School
    444 School Dr
    WeaverAL 36277
    (256)741-7100
    3.3 mi | 736 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • WeaverWeaver High School
    917 Clairmont Dr
    WeaverAL 36277
    (256)741-7200
    4.9 mi | 536 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • JacksonvillePleasant Valley High School
    4141 Pleasant Valley Rd
    JacksonvilleAL 36265
    (256)741-6700
    5 mi | 483 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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Did You Know?
Calhoun 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 0.30, which is lower than the Alabama average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in Calhoun County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.