Jackson School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 16 public schools in Jackson School District, serving 4,945 students.
  • Public school in Jackson School District have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 49% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
  • The top ranked public schools in Jackson School District are Sharp Park Academy, Dibble Elementary School and Jackson High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameJackson School District
School District Websitehttp://www.jpsk12.org
School District Phone Number(517)841-2202
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
# of Schools16 Schools3,736 Schools
# of Students4,945 Students1,472,301 Students
# of Teachers264 Teachers82,182 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1

District Comparison

  • Jackson School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 865 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 67% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jackson   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jackson   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
67%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jackson   School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.670.52
# of American Indian Students13 Students9,974 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students86 Students49,834 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# of Hispanic Students332 Students114,872 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
8%
# of Black Students1,682 Students260,793 Students
% Black Students
34%
18%
# of White Students2,239 Students978,273 Students
% White Students
45%
66%
# of Hawaiian Students9 Students1,272 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students584 Students57,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
12%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:407116,607
# of Students in 1st Grade:380105,799
# of Students in 2nd Grade:387103,933
# of Students in 3rd Grade:395105,395
# of Students in 4th Grade:390107,959
# of Students in 5th Grade:377112,259
# of Students in 6th Grade:354112,463
# of Students in 7th Grade:368111,894
# of Students in 8th Grade:365114,566
# of Students in 9th Grade:398123,361
# of Students in 10th Grade:405121,139
# of Students in 11th Grade:392115,656
# of Students in 12th Grade:327117,214
# of Ungraded Students: - 4,056

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,128 in this school district is less than the state average of $12,785. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,260 is less than the state average of $12,796. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$72 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jackson   School District and average revenue for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$72 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Jackson   School District and average spending for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,128$12,785
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jackson   School District and average revenue per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,260$12,796
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jackson   School District and average spending per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Jackson School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Bennett School
    820 Bennett St
    Jackson, MI 49202
    (517)841-2730

    Grades: PK-2 | 231 students
  • Cascades School Magnet School
    1200 South Wisner St
    Jackson, MI 49203
    (517)841-3900

    Grades: PK-2 | 254 students
  • Dibble Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3450 Kibby Rd
    Jackson, MI 49203
    (517)841-3970

    Grades: PK-5 | 320 students
  • Fourth Street Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2400 Fourth Street
    Jackson, MI 49203
    (517)841-2301

    Grades: 6-8 | 64 students
  • Frost Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1226 South Wisner St
    Jackson, MI 49203
    (517)841-2601

    Grades: K-5 | 279 students
  • Hunt Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1143 North Brown St
    Jackson, MI 49202
    (517)841-2610

    Grades: PK-5 | 452 students
  • Jackson County Jail Alternative School
    212 W Wesley St
    Jackson, MI 49203
    (517)841-2386

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Jackson High School Magnet School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    544 Wildwood Ave
    Jackson, MI 49201
    (517)841-3700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1210 students
  • Jackson Pathways Alternative School
    544 Wildwood Ave
    Jackson, MI 49201
    (517)841-3701

    Grades: 9-12 | 74 students
  • Jps Montessori Center
    205 Seymour Ave
    Jackson, MI 49201
    (517)841-3870

    Grades: PK-4 | 115 students
  • Mcculloch School Magnet School
    216 East Biddle St
    Jackson, MI 49203
    (517)841-3940

    Grades: K-2 | 65 students
  • Middle School At Parkside Math: 23% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2400 4th St
    Jackson, MI 49203
    (517)841-2300

    Grades: 6-8 | 982 students
  • Northeast Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 31%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1024 Fleming Ave
    Jackson, MI 49202
    (517)841-2501

    Grades: 3-5 | 315 students
  • Sharp Park Academy Magnet School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 20%
    766 Park Rd
    Jackson, MI 49203
    (517)841-2860

    Grades: PK-5 | 275 students
  • South Central Michigan Virtual Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1060 Jackson Crossing
    Jackson, MI 49201
    (517)841-2208

    Grades: K-12 | 208 students
  • Ta Wilson School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    310 West Morrell St
    Jackson, MI 49201
    (517)841-2800

    Grades: 6-12 | 101 students
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