Top 10 Best Jackson County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 6,936 students in Jackson County, IN. Jackson County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
The top ranked public schools in Jackson County, IN are Cortland Elementary School, Emerson Elementary School and Brownstown Central High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Jackson County, IN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Indiana public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Jackson County have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Indiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Jackson County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cortland Elementary School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6687 N Cr 400 E
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-7483
Grades: K-5
| 130 students
Rank: #22.
Emerson Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
500 Emerson Dr
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-2596
Grades: K-5
| 345 students
Rank: #33.
Brownstown Central High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
500 N Elm St
Brownstown, IN 47220
(812) 358-3453
Grades: 9-12
| 558 students
Rank: #44.
Brownstown Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
612 S Base Rd
Brownstown, IN 47220
(812) 358-3680
Grades: PK-5
| 676 students
Rank: #55.
Seymour-redding Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1700 N Ewing St
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-5621
Grades: K-5
| 543 students
Rank: #66.
Seymour Senior High School
Math: 27% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1350 W 2nd St
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-4384
Grades: 9-12
| 1,489 students
Rank: #77.
Brownstown Central Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
520 W Walnut St
Brownstown, IN 47220
(812) 358-4947
Grades: 6-8
| 355 students
Rank: #88.
Crothersville Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
109 S Preston St
Crothersville, IN 47229
(812) 793-2622
Grades: PK-5
| 262 students
Rank: #99.
Seymour-jackson Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
508 B Ave East
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-5709
Grades: PK-5
| 654 students
Rank: #1010.
Seymour Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
920 N O'brien St
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-5453
Grades: 6-8
| 1,004 students
Rank: #1111.
Margaret R Brown Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
550 Miller Ln
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-5539
Grades: K-5
| 536 students
Rank: #1212.
Medora Junior & Senior High School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
82 S George
Medora, IN 47260
(812) 966-2201
Grades: 7-12
| 94 students
Rank: #1313.
Crothersville Junior Senior High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
109 N Preston St
Crothersville, IN 47229
(812) 793-2051
Grades: 6-12
| 197 students
Rank: #1414.
Medora Elementary School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
82 S George
Medora, IN 47260
(812) 966-2201
Grades: PK-6
| 82 students
Jackson County Juvenile Detention Center
Alternative School
150 E Sr 250
Brownstown, IN 47220
(812) 358-2981
Grades: 8-12
| 11 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Jackson County, IN

Jackson County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
4696 West Columbus Pk
Freetown, IN 47235
(812) 497-2911
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
321 E 16th St
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 524-0593
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students

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