Jackson Preparatory & Early College

  • Jackson Preparatory & Early College serves 381 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Jackson Preparatory & Early College's student population of 381 students has grown by 62% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 112% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students381 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jackson Preparatory & Early College's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jackson Preparatory & Early College is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#2225 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jackson Preparatory & Early College and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jackson Preparatory & Early College and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
14%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jackson Preparatory & Early College and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
71%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jackson Preparatory & Early College and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jackson Preparatory & Early College.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.470.28
This chart display the diversity score of Jackson Preparatory & Early College and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate<50%
85%
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jackson Preparatory & Early College and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson Preparatory & Early College School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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