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 OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students753 students
East Jackson Middle School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender %East Jackson Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
East Jackson Middle School Total Teachers (1997-2015)
Students by GradeEast Jackson Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
East Jackson Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1997-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
East Jackson Middle School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
14%
14%
East Jackson Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
6%
37%
East Jackson Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
77%
42%
East Jackson Middle School White Students (1997-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
East Jackson Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
East Jackson Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsEast Jackson Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownGA 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.
0.390.67
East Jackson Middle School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
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.
58%
57%
East Jackson Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
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.
10%
6%
East Jackson Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

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 NameJackson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
5
Number of Students Managed7,4243,306
Jackson County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
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 TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  • 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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