Jacksonville High School

1000 George Douthit Dr Sw
Jacksonville, AL 36265
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Jacksonville High School serves 702 students in grades 7-12.
Jacksonville High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Jacksonville High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Jacksonville High School's student population of 702 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students702 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Jacksonville High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Jacksonville High School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#368 out of 1270 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
31%
33%
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White
64%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.500.59
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJacksonville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jacksonville High School is Calhoun County Career Technical Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Weaver High School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kitty Stone Elementary School (2.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jacksonville Calhoun County Career Technical Center Vocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    1.2 miles
    1200 Church St Se
    Jacksonville, AL 36265
    (256) 741-4600
    1.2 10-12 n/a
  • Jacksonville Kitty Stone Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 912 students
    2.0 miles
    1200 James Hopkins Rd Sw
    Jacksonville, AL 36265
    (256) 782-5191
    2 PK-6 912
  • Weaver Weaver Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 637 students
    3.3 miles
    444 School Dr
    Weaver, AL 36277
    (256) 741-7100
    3.3 PK-6 637
  • Weaver Weaver High School Math: 36% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 531 students
    4.9 miles
    917 Clairmont Dr
    Weaver, AL 36277
    (256) 741-7201
    4.9 7-12 531
  • Jacksonville Pleasant Valley High School Math: 50% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 471 students
    5.0 miles
    4141 Pleasant Valley Rd
    Jacksonville, AL 36265
    (256) 741-6700
    5 7-12 471

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