Jacksonville High School

Jacksonville High School serves 1,028 students in grades 9-12.
Jacksonville High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Jacksonville High School's student population of 1,028 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,028 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

Jacksonville High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Jacksonville High School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#944 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
13%
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Black
57%
20%
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White
33%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.570.58
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Graduation Rate
83%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
27%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJacksonville North Pulaski School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Jacksonville High School is College Prep Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pinewood Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jacksonville Pinewood Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 442 students
    0.6 miles
    1919 Northeastern Ave
    Jacksonville, AR 72076
    (501) 982-7571
    0.6 K-5 442
  • Jacksonville Warren Dupree Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
    0.8 miles
    700 Gregory St
    Jacksonville, AR 72076
    (501) 982-9541
    0.8 K-5 444
  • Jacksonville College Prep Academy Charter School
    Math: 20% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 377 students
    1.4 miles
    251 N First St
    Jacksonville, AR 72076
    (501) 985-1200
    1.4 7-12 377
  • Jacksonville Jacksonville Lighthouse Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 31% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 396 students
    1.4 miles
    251 N First St
    Jacksonville, AR 72076
    (501) 985-1200
    1.4 K-6 396
  • Jacksonville Flightline Upper Academy Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 5-8 | 151 students
    1.6 miles
    Lrafb-bldg 1030
    Jacksonville, AR 72076
    (501) 985-1200
    1.6 5-8 151

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