Jackson Academy

877 Jackson Academy St.
Bowling Green, KY 42101
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Jackson Academy serves 16 students in grades 3-12.
Jackson Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 3-12
  • Enrollment: 16 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Jackson Academy's student population of 16 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
16 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Jackson Academy is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Jackson Academy is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#134 out of 1230 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
30%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
42%
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
13%
8%
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Black
44%
11%
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White
37%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score
0.66
This chart display the diversity score of Jackson Academy and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jackson Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jackson Academy's ranking?
Jackson Academy is ranked #134 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
How many students attend Jackson Academy?
16 students attend Jackson Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
44% of Jackson Academy students are Black, 37% of students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, and 6% of students are Two or more races.
What grades does Jackson Academy offer ?
Jackson Academy offers enrollment in grades 3-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Jackson Academy part of?
Jackson Academy is part of Warren County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 3-12
  • Enrollment: 16 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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