Big Jackson Public School

  • Big Jackson Public School serves 20 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Big Jackson Public School's student population of 20 students has declined by 56% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 75% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students20 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Big Jackson Public School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Big Jackson Public School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Big Jackson Public School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Big Jackson Public School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Big Jackson Public School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Big Jackson Public School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
5%
3%
Hispanic
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Big Jackson Public School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Big Jackson Public School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
85%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Big Jackson Public School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Big Jackson Public School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Big Jackson Public School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.270.28
This chart display the diversity score of Big Jackson Public School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Big Jackson Public School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Big Jackson Public School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBig Jackson School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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