Jackson Elementary School

1970 Sever Rd
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Jackson Elementary School serves 1,581 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Jackson Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Jackson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Jackson Elementary School's student population of 1,581 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,581 students
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Total Classroom Teachers96 teachers
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School Comparison

Jackson Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Jackson Elementary School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#590 out of 2188 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
15%
4%
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Hispanic
37%
15%
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Black
28%
37%
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White
16%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.740.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGwinnett County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jackson Elementary School is Gwinnett School Of Mathematics- Science And Technology (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Northbrook Middle School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Suwanee Northbrook Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,056 student
    1.4 miles
    1221 Northbrook Pkwy
    Suwanee, GA 30024
    (678) 407-7140
    1.4 6-8 1,056
  • Lawrenceville Mckendree Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,118 student
    1.9 miles
    1600 Riverside Pkwy
    Lawrenceville, GA 30043
    (678) 377-8933
    1.9 PK-5 1,118
  • Lawrenceville Gwinnett School Of Mathematics- Science And Technology Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,031 student
    2.4 miles
    970 Mcelvaney Ln
    Lawrenceville, GA 30044
    (678) 518-6700
    2.4 9-12 1,031
  • Suwanee Peachtree Ridge High School Math: 56% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,273 students
    2.5 miles
    1555 Old Peachtree Rd Nw
    Suwanee, GA 30024
    (678) 957-3100
    2.5 9-12 3,273
  • Lawrenceville Baggett Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,167 student
    2.6 miles
    2136 Old Norcross Rd
    Lawrenceville, GA 30044
    (678) 301-6100
    2.6 PK-5 1,167

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