Jackson City School

940 Highland Ave
Jackson, KY 41339
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Jackson City School serves 354 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Jackson City School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Jackson City School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

Jackson City School's student population of 354 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
354 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Jackson City School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Jackson City School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#363 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
n/a
10%
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White
98%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 354 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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