East Jackson Middle School

1880 Hoods Mill Rd
Commerce, GA 30529
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
East Jackson Middle School serves 564 students in grades 6-7.
East Jackson Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

East Jackson Middle School's student population of 564 students has declined by 29% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-7
Total Students564 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

East Jackson Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of East Jackson Middle School is 0.47, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1082 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
16%
15%
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Black
8%
37%
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White
71%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.470.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to East Jackson Middle School is East Jackson Comprehensive High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Jackson Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Commerce East Jackson Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 699 students
    0.4 miles
    1531 Hoods Mill Rd
    Commerce, GA 30529
    (706) 336-7900
    0.4 PK-5 699
  • Commerce East Jackson Comprehensive High School Math: 48% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,203 student
    0.5 miles
    1435 Hoods Mill Rd
    Commerce, GA 30529
    (706) 336-8900
    0.5 8-12 1,203
  • Commerce Commerce Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 5-8 | 484 students
    2.8 miles
    7690 Jefferson Rd
    Commerce, GA 30529
    (706) 335-5594
    2.8 5-8 484
  • Commerce Commerce Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 3-4 | 235 students
    3.3 miles
    825 Lakeview Dr
    Commerce, GA 30529
    (706) 335-1801
    3.3 3-4 235
  • Commerce Commerce High School Math: 38% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 479 students
    3.5 miles
    272 Lakeview Dr
    Commerce, GA 30529
    (706) 335-5942
    3.5 9-12 479

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