Jackson Elementary School

1105 Brownlee Rd
Jackson, GA 30233
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Jackson Elementary School serves 557 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Jackson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (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 26% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Jackson Elementary School's student population of 557 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students557 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Jackson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 0.62, which is less 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
#1275 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
15%
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Black
43%
37%
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White
44%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameButts 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 Jackson High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Henderson Middle School (2.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jackson Henderson Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 813 students
    2.2 miles
    494 George Tate Dr
    Jackson, GA 30233
    (770) 504-2310
    2.2 6-8 813
  • Jackson Jackson High School Math: 16% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 962 students
    2.9 miles
    717 S Harkness St
    Jackson, GA 30233
    (770) 504-2340
    2.9 9-12 962
  • Jackson Stark Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 614 students
    3.9 miles
    209 Stark Rd
    Jackson, GA 30233
    (770) 775-9470
    3.9 PK-5 614
  • Jackson Hampton L. Daughtry Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 536 students
    4.2 miles
    150 Shiloh Rd
    Jackson, GA 30233
    (770) 504-2356
    4.2 PK-5 536
  • Locust Grove Locust Grove Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 992 students
    8.6 miles
    3315 S Ola Rd
    Locust Grove, GA 30248
    (770) 957-6055
    8.6 6-8 992

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