Jackson Elementary School

  • Jackson Elementary School serves 774 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

School Overview

  • Jackson Elementary School's student population of 774 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students774 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Jackson Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jackson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jackson Elementary School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#41 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
41%
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 Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
41%
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 Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
13%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jackson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
71%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jackson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Jackson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 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 GA.
Diversity Score0.470.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
57%
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 Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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 Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAtlanta Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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