1531 Hoods Mill Rd
Commerce, GA 30529
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
East Jackson Elementary School serves 699 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
East Jackson Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

East Jackson Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

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School Overview

East Jackson Elementary School's student population of 699 students has grown by 40% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 32% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
699 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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Date
Students Last Day of School
May 25, 2022 (Wednesday)

School Rankings

East Jackson Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of East Jackson Elementary School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#379 out of 2196 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
15%
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Black
6%
37%
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White
73%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 699 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.44 (Btm 50%)

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