Jackson Elementary School

  • Jackson Elementary School serves 588 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jackson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Jackson Elementary School's student population of 588 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students588 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Jackson Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jackson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Jackson Elementary School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#6422 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
71%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jackson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
12%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jackson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
13%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jackson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 CA.
Diversity Score0.470.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
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 California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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 California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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