Jackson Junior High School

  • Jackson Junior High School serves 364 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Jackson Junior High School's student population of 364 students has grown by 54% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 54% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jackson Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jackson Junior High School is 0.43, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#5651 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
11%
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Hispanic
16%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
74%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jackson Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.430.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmador County Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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