Jackson County Central Middle School

  • Jackson County Central Middle School serves 264 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jackson County Central Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Jackson County Central Middle School's student population of 264 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students264 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jackson County Central Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Jackson County Central Middle School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank#977 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
87%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jackson County Central Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.240.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jackson County Central Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson County Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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