Jackson Elementary School

  • Jackson Elementary School serves 317 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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

School Overview

  • Jackson Elementary School's student population of 317 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students317 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jackson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jackson Elementary School is 0.64, which is more 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 (MS)
Overall School Rank#336 out of 840 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
37%
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 Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
35%
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 Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
37%
4%
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Black
46%
49%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jackson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
14%
43%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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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 MS.
Diversity Score0.640.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
70%
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 Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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 Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePASCAGOULA GAUTIER SCHOOL DIST School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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