Jackson School

  • Jackson School serves 480 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Jackson School's student population of 480 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students480 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jackson School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jackson School is 0.48, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#823 out of 932 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
71%
17%
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Black
4%
1%
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White
14%
75%
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Hawaiian
5%
2%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jackson School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.480.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSALT LAKE DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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