Jackson High School

  • Jackson High School serves 625 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Jackson High School operates within the Clarke County School District.
  • Clarke County School District's 71% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 625 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 625 students
Jackson High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Jackson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Jackson High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Jackson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 18:1
Jackson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Jackson High School American Indian Students (2000-2010)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Jackson High School Black Students (2010-2014)
Black
n/a
33%
Jackson High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
n/a
56%
Jackson High School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Jackson High 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.
0.43 0.32
Jackson High 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.
42%
47%
Jackson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
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
5%
Jackson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Clarke County School District's student population of 2,897 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 100% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,347 in this district is less than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,788 is less than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Clarke County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
6
Number of Students Managed 2,897 2,879
Clarke County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 74%
Clarke County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $28 MM
Clarke County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $30 MM $29 MM
Clarke County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,347 $9,721
Clarke County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,788 $10,229
Clarke County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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