Jackson County High School

  • Jackson County High School serves 430 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 17%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Jackson County High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Jackson County High School's student population of 430 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students430 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Jackson County High School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Jackson County High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Jackson County High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 0 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jackson County High School is 0.04, 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 (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
17%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jackson County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jackson County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Hispanic
2%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jackson County High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
98%
63%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jackson County High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.040.54
This chart display the diversity score of Jackson County High School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Jackson County High School and public school graduation rate of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jackson County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jackson County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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