Jackson Senior High School

  • Jackson Senior High School serves 1,139 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jackson Senior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Jackson Senior High School's student population of 1,139 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students1,139 students
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Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jackson Senior High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jackson Senior High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#444 out of 2085 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
93%
71%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.130.47
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Graduation Rate
94%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson R-II School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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