Jacksonville High School

Tel: (501)982-2128
Grades 9-12
830 students
Jacksonville High School serves 830 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Jacksonville High School operates within the Pulaski Co. Spec. School District.
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District's 58% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

The student population of 830 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 830 students
Jacksonville High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jacksonville High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Jacksonville High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jacksonville High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Jacksonville High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
5%
11%
Jacksonville High School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
62%
21%
Jacksonville High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
29%
63%
Jacksonville High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Jacksonville High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.53 0.31
Jacksonville High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
56%
52%
Jacksonville High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
10%
Jacksonville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Pulaski Co. Spec. School District's student population of 17,750 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 58% has decreased from 65% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,825 is higher than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,687 is higher than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 42% over four years.
School District Name Pulaski Co. Spec. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
3
Number of Students Managed 17,750 953
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 58% 78%
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2014)
District Total Revenue $210 MM $10 MM
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $278 MM $10 MM
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,825 $10,220
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,687 $10,673
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is College Prep Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is College Prep Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pinewood Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • JacksonvillePinewood Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 426 students
    0.6 miles
    1919 Northeastern Ave
    JacksonvilleAR 72076
    (501)982-7571
    0.6KG-5426
  • JacksonvilleWarren Dupree Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 430 students
    0.8 miles
    700 Gregory St
    JacksonvilleAR 72076
    (501)982-9541
    0.8KG-5430
  • JacksonvilleCollege Prep AcademyCharter School
    Grades: 7-10 | 158 students
    1.4 miles
    251 North First St
    JacksonvilleAR 72076
    (501)985-1200
    1.47-10158
  • JacksonvilleJacksonville Lighthouse Elementary SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-4 | 251 students
    1.4 miles
    251 North First St
    JacksonvilleAR 72076
    (501)985-1200
    1.4KG-4251
  • JacksonvilleJacksonville Lighthouse Middle SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 2-9 | 213 students
    1.4 miles
    251 North First St
    JacksonvilleAR 72076
    (501)985-1200
    1.42-9213

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