Jackson Elementary School

  • Jackson Elementary School serves 326 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.

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School Overview

  • Jackson Elementary School's student population of 326 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students326 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Jackson Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Jackson Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Jackson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jackson Elementary School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#850 out of 999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jackson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jackson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Hispanic
n/a
13%
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Black
100%
21%
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White
n/a
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jackson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jackson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Scoren/a0.58
This chart display the diversity score of Jackson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jackson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jackson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWEST MEMPHIS SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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