Jackson High School

  • Jackson High School serves 1,971 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jackson High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 30%.

Top Placements

Jackson High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

School Overview

  • Jackson High School's student population of 1,971 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 89 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,971 students
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Total Classroom Teachers89 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jackson High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,255 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jackson High School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#575 out of 3255 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
62%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
89%
70%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.210.48
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Graduation Rate
94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
21%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson Local School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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Great, great school. I am a student and I have been in Jackson Local Schools since Kindergarden. I would definetly reccomend the school. Five stars...
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