North Side High School

3066 North Highland,

Jackson, TN, 38305-3410

Tel: (731)668-3171
Grades: 9-12

1,091 students

North Side High School serves 1,091 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
North Side High School operates within the Madison County School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 1091 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,091 students
North Side High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
North Side High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade North Side 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 0.46 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
North Side High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
North Side High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
7%
7%
North Side High School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
71%
24%
North Side High School Black (1988-2012)
White
19%
66%
North Side High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups North Side High School Sch Ethnicity North Side 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.
0.46 0.50
North Side High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
61%
48%
North Side High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
8%
7%
North Side High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,795 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Madison County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
7
Number of Students Managed 15,795 3,496
Madison County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 70% 80%
Madison County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $114 MM $28 MM
Madison County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $118 MM $28 MM
Madison County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,346 $8,477
Madison County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,651 $8,379
Madison County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Liberty Technology Magnet High School (4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Northeast Middle School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thelma Barker Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Jackson Thelma Barker Elementary School
    1470 Ashport
    Jackson , TN , 38305
    (731)668-8831
    1.7  mi  |  746  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Jackson Pope Elementary School
    1071 Old Humboldt
    Jackson , TN , 38305
    (731)668-0350
    2.1  mi  |  490  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Jackson Andrew Jackson Elementary School
    Magnet School
    211 Old Hicklory Blvd
    Jackson , TN , 38305
    (731)668-8023
    Magnet School
    2.7  mi  |  468  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Jackson Northeast Middle School
    2665 Christmasville
    Jackson , TN , 38305
    (731)422-6687
    3  mi  |  606  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Jackson North Parkway Middle School
    1341 North Parkway
    Jackson , TN , 38305
    (731)427-3384
    3.1  mi  |  559  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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