Jackson County Middle School

  • Jackson County Middle School serves 469 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

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Jackson County Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

  • Jackson County Middle School's student population of 469 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students469 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jackson County Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jackson County Middle School is 0.06, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank#129 out of 573 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jackson County Middle 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jackson County Middle 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 Ratio13:116:1
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Hispanic
2%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jackson County Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
97%
63%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jackson County Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.06n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jackson County Middle 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 Middle 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: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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