Miami Jackson Senior High School

  • Miami Jackson Senior High School serves 1,632 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Miami Jackson Senior High School operates within the Dade School District.
  • Dade School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1632 students has grown by 20% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 82 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,632 students
Miami Jackson Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Miami Jackson Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers82 teachers
Miami Jackson Senior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeMiami Jackson Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
Miami Jackson Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Hispanic
70%
31%
Miami Jackson Senior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
30%
23%
Miami Jackson Senior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
n/a
40%
Miami Jackson Senior High School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsMiami Jackson Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.420.70
Miami Jackson Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
86%
53%
Miami Jackson Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
1%
5%
Miami Jackson Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dade School District's student population of 356,762 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has increased from 54% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,718 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,356 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameDade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
519
22
Number of Students Managed356,76210,184
Dade School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate68%71%
Dade School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$3,443 MM$132 MM
Dade School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$3,669 MM$140 MM
Dade School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,718$11,888
Dade School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,356$12,571
Dade School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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5  3/30/2010
This is a great school with great facilities and programs, particularly in sports & music. I'm glad with the new principal and staff because the discipline of the students is improved in a noteworthy way.
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