Jackson Elementary School

  • Jackson Elementary School serves 312 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 39%.
  • Jackson Elementary School operates within the West Memphis School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 312 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 312 students
Jackson Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Jackson Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Jackson Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Jackson Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.01 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Jackson Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
n/a
12%
Jackson Elementary School Black Students (1998-2013)
Black
n/a
21%
Jackson Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
n/a
61%
Jackson Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Jackson Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.01 0.32
Jackson Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
99%
53%
Jackson Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
9%
Jackson Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • West Memphis School District's student population of 4,397 students has decreased by 23% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,551 in this district is less than the state average of $11,020. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,104 is less than the state average of $10,669. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name West Memphis School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 4,397 913
West Memphis School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $55 MM $10 MM
West Memphis School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $52 MM $10 MM
West Memphis School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,551 $11,020
West Memphis School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,104 $10,669
West Memphis School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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