Jacksonville High School

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Jacksonville High School serves 1,311 students in grades 9-12.
Jacksonville High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas 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 39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Jacksonville High School's student population of 1,311 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,311 students
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Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
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School Comparison

Jacksonville High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Jacksonville High School is 0.64, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#5609 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
50%
52%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
30%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.640.64
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Graduation Rate
87%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJacksonville Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Jacksonville High School is Compass Center (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nichols Intermediate School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jacksonville Compass Center Alternative School
    Grades: 8-9 | 3 students
    1.0 miles
    436 S W Loop 456
    Jacksonville, TX 75766
    (903) 589-3926
    1 8-9 3
  • Jacksonville Nichols Intermediate School Math: 36% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 803 students
    1.0 miles
    818 S W Loop 456
    Jacksonville, TX 75766
    (903) 541-0213
    1 5-6 803
  • Jacksonville East Side Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 573 students
    1.1 miles
    711 Ft Worth St
    Jacksonville, TX 75766
    (903) 586-5146
    1.1 PK-4 573
  • Jacksonville Fred Douglass Math: 40% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 633 students
    1.9 miles
    1501 E Pine
    Jacksonville, TX 75766
    (903) 586-6519
    1.9 PK-4 633
  • Jacksonville Jacksonville Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-9 | 688 students
    1.9 miles
    1541 E Pine
    Jacksonville, TX 75766
    (903) 586-3686
    1.9 7-9 688

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