East Jackson Comprehensive High School

  • East Jackson Comprehensive High School serves 990 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • East Jackson Comprehensive High School operates within the Jackson County School District.
  • Jackson County School District's 72% graduation rate is higher than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 990 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 990 students
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender % East Jackson Comprehensive High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade East Jackson Comprehensive High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Asian Students (2008-2015)
Hispanic
12%
14%
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Black Students (2008-2015)
Black
6%
37%
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Black Students (2008-2015)
White
78%
42%
East Jackson Comprehensive High School White Students (2008-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups East Jackson Comprehensive High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.38 0.41
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
53%
57%
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2015)
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.
9%
6%
East Jackson Comprehensive High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2015)

District Comparison

  • Jackson County School District's student population of 7,424 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 93% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,528 is higher than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,145 is higher than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Jackson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
5
Number of Students Managed 7,424 3,306
Jackson County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 69%
Jackson County School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $77 MM $33 MM
Jackson County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $74 MM $33 MM
Jackson County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,528 $10,007
Jackson County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,145 $9,869
Jackson County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CommerceEast Jackson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
    0.1 miles
    1531 Hoods Mill Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)336-7900
    0.1PK-5477
  • CommerceEast Jackson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 753 students
    0.5 miles
    1880 Hoods Mill Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-2083
    0.56-8753
  • CommerceCommerce Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 468 students
    3 miles
    7690 Jefferson Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-5594
    35-8468
  • NicholsonBenton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 342 students
    3.2 miles
    5488 Highway 441
    NicholsonGA 30565
    (706)757-2211
    3.2PK-5342
  • CommerceCommerce Elementary School
    Grades: 3-4 | 219 students
    3.3 miles
    825 Lakeview Dr
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-1801
    3.33-4219

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5  2/17/2011
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