Mary W. Jackson School

  • Mary W. Jackson School serves 457 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mary W. Jackson School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.

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School Overview

  • Mary W. Jackson School's student population of 457 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mary W. Jackson School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 957 schools in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Mary W. Jackson School is 0.42, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#827 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio (17-18)18:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
71%
17%
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Black
4%
1%
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White
14%
75%
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Hawaiian
5%
2%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.420.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalt Lake School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school and middle school to Mary W. Jackson School is West High School (0.6 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Wasatch School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salt Lake City West High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 2,750 students
    0.6 miles
    241 N 300 W
    Salt Lake City, UT 84103
    (801) 578-8500
    0.6 7-12 2,750
  • Salt Lake City Wasatch School
    Grades: K-6 | 455 students
    0.9 miles
    30 R Street
    Salt Lake City, UT 84103
    (801) 578-8564
    0.9 K-6 455
  • Salt Lake City Washington School
    Grades: PK-6 | 349 students
    0.9 miles
    420 N 200 W
    Salt Lake City, UT 84103
    (801) 578-8140
    0.9 PK-6 349
  • Salt Lake City Franklin School
    Grades: PK-6 | 406 students
    1.0 miles
    1115 W 300 S
    Salt Lake City, UT 84104
    (801) 578-8158
    1.0 PK-6 406
  • Salt Lake City Guadalupe School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Grades: K-6 | 303 students
    1.0 miles
    1385 N 1200 W
    Salt Lake City, UT 84116
    (801) 531-6100
    1.0 K-6 303

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