East Jackson Middle School

  • East Jackson Middle School serves 753 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • East Jackson Middle School operates within the Jackson County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 753 students has grown by 79% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 56% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 753 students
Gender %
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
14%
14%
Black
6%
37%
White
77%
42%
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.39 0.67
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.
58%
57%
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.
10%
6%

District Comparison

  • Jackson County School District's student population of 7,424 students has stayed relatively flat 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
District Total Revenue $77 MM $33 MM
District Spending $74 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,528 $10,007
District Spending / Student $10,145 $9,869
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
    0.4 miles
    1531 Hoods Mill Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)336-7900
    0.4PK-5477
  • CommerceEast Jackson Comprehensive High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 990 students
    0.5 miles
    1435 Hoods Mill Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)336-8900
    0.59-12990
  • CommerceCommerce Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 468 students
    2.8 miles
    7690 Jefferson Rd
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-5594
    2.85-8468
  • CommerceCommerce Elementary School
    Grades: 3-4 | 219 students
    3.3 miles
    825 Lakeview Dr
    CommerceGA 30529
    (706)335-1801
    3.33-4219
  • NicholsonBenton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 342 students
    3.5 miles
    5488 Highway 441
    NicholsonGA 30565
    (706)757-2211
    3.5PK-5342

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