Jackson Middle School

  • Jackson Middle School serves 680 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Jackson Middle School's student population of 680 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students680 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jackson Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jackson Middle School is 0.62, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1074 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
11%
5%
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Hispanic
22%
26%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
57%
49%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jackson Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.620.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSD 45 DuPage County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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