Jackson Elementary School

  • Jackson Elementary School serves 578 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 74% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 71% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Jackson Elementary School's student population of 578 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students578 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jackson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jackson Elementary School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#4408 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
78%
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 Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
72%
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 Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Asian
10%
4%
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Hispanic
47%
52%
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Black
15%
13%
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White
24%
28%
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Two or more races
4%
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 TX.
Diversity Score0.690.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
53%
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 Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlano Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Jackson Elementary School is E-school (0.7 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school, elementary school is Hospital/homebound (0.7 miles away)
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