Jackson County School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there is 1 public preschool serving 462 students in Jackson County School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public pre schools in Arkansas.
Public Preschool in Jackson County School District have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the Arkansas public pre school average of 53%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 42% statewide average).
The top ranked public preschool in Jackson County School District is Tuckerman Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Arkansas public preschool average of 41% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Jackson County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arkansas for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)

Overview

School District Name
Jackson County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
1 School
302 Schools
# Students
462 Students
129,168 Students
# Teachers
32 Teachers
8,524 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Jackson County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 150 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#22 out of 260 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Jackson County   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jackson County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jackson County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥90%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jackson County   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.15
0.60
# American Indian Students
3 Students
705 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
n/a
1,560 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
7 Students
19,936 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
15%
# Black Students
22 Students
25,685 Students
% Black Students
5%
20%
# White Students
426 Students
76,017 Students
% White Students
92%
59%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,736 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
4 Students
3,529 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
98
16,300
# Students in K Grade:
75
22,313
# Students in 1st Grade:
84
20,845
# Students in 2nd Grade:
68
18,992
# Students in 3rd Grade:
78
16,969
# Students in 4th Grade:
59
16,538
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
12,249
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
4,640
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
78
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
94
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
33
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
29
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
25
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
35
# Ungraded Students:
-
28

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,494 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,290. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,623 is less than the state median of $11,153. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$9 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jackson County   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$10 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Jackson County   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,494
$11,290
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jackson County   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,623
$11,153
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jackson County   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Jackson County School District Public Preschools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Tuckerman Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
300 N Dowell St
Tuckerman, AR 72473
(870) 349-2312
Grades: PK-4
| 462 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 462 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 30% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15

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