Big Jackson Public School

4020 13 Mile Rd
Paris, MI 49338
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Big Jackson Public School serves 15 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 15 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1% in MI)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Big Jackson Public School's student population of 15 students has declined by 40% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
15 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Big Jackson Public School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
<50%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
<50%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
7%
9%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
73%
64%
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Hawaiian
7%
n/a
Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.44
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% MI state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MI state average).
How many students attend Big Jackson Public School?
15 students attend Big Jackson Public School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
73% of Big Jackson Public School students are White, 13% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are Hispanic, and 7% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Big Jackson Public School?
Big Jackson Public School has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Big Jackson Public School offer ?
Big Jackson Public School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Big Jackson Public School part of?
Big Jackson Public School is part of Big Jackson School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 15 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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