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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 68 public schools in Jackson, MS, serving 26,699 students.
  • Jackson, MS public school have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 19% (versus the 35% statewide average). Schools in Jackson have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Mississippi public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Jackson, MS are Davis Magnet School, Bailey Middle Apac School and Power Apac School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi public school average of 16:1.

Top Jackson, MS Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Bailey Middle Apac School Math: 65% | Reading: 70%
    Rank: Top 5%
    1900 N State Street
    Jackson, MS 39202
    (601)960-5343

    Grades: 6-8 | 387 students
  • Baker Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    300 East Santa Clair Street
    Jackson, MS 39212
    (601)371-4327

    Grades: PK-5 | 291 students
  • Barr Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1593 W Capitol Street
    Jackson, MS 39203
    (601)960-5336

    Grades: PK-5 | 213 students
  • Bates Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3180 Mcdowell Road Ext
    Jackson, MS 39212
    (601)346-1412

    Grades: K-5 | 315 students
  • Blackburn Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 8%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1311 W Pearl Street
    Jackson, MS 39203
    (601)960-5329

    Grades: 6-8 | 427 students
  • Boyd Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 10% | Reading: 15%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4531 Broadmeadow Drive
    Jackson, MS 39206
    (601)987-3504

    Grades: 1-5 | 506 students
  • Brinkley Middle School Math: 4% | Reading: 7%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3535 Albermarle Road
    Jackson, MS 39213
    (601)987-3573

    Grades: 6-8 | 469 students
  • Brown Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    146 E Ash Street
    Jackson, MS 39202
    (601)960-5326

    Grades: PK-5 | 190 students
  • Callaway High School Math: 2% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    601 Beasley Road
    Jackson, MS 39206
    (601)987-3535

    Grades: 9-12 | 1063 students
  • Capital City Alternative School Alternative School
    2221 Boling Street
    Jackson, MS 39213
    (601)987-3608

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Cardozo Middle School Math: 5% | Reading: 9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3180 Mcdowell Rd Ext
    Jackson, MS 39212
    (601)346-5635

    Grades: 6-8 | 495 students
  • Career Academic Placement Program Alternative School
    622 Duling Avenue
    Jackson, MS 39216
    (601)987-3695

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Career Development Center Vocational School
    2703 First Avenue
    Jackson, MS 39209
    (601)960-5322

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Casey Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2101 Lake Circle
    Jackson, MS 39211
    (601)987-3510

    Grades: K-5 | 403 students
  • Chastain Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 11%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4650 Manhattan Road
    Jackson, MS 39206
    (601)987-3550

    Grades: 6-8 | 645 students
  • Clausell Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3330 Harley Street
    Jackson, MS 39209
    (601)960-5319

    Grades: PK-5 | 324 students
  • Davis Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank: Top 1%
    750 N Congress Street
    Jackson, MS 39202
    (601)960-5333

    Grades: K-5 | 266 students
  • Dawson Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4215 Sunset Drive
    Jackson, MS 39213
    (601)987-3513

    Grades: PK-5 | 367 students
  • Forest Hill High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: 12%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2607 Raymond Road
    Jackson, MS 39212
    (601)371-4313

    Grades: 9-12 | 1063 students
  • French Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    311 Joel Avenue
    Jackson, MS 39209
    (601)960-5316

    Grades: PK-5 | 206 students
  • Galloway Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    186 Idlewild Street
    Jackson, MS 39203
    (601)960-5313

    Grades: PK-5 | 368 students
  • George Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1020 Hunter Street
    Jackson, MS 39204
    (601)960-5339

    Grades: PK-5 | 135 students
  • Green Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    610 Forest Avenue
    Jackson, MS 39206
    (601)987-3519

    Grades: PK-5 | 391 students
  • Hardy Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 8%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    545 Ellis Avenue
    Jackson, MS 39209
    (601)960-5362

    Grades: 6-8 | 438 students
  • Isable Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1716 Isable Street
    Jackson, MS 39204
    (601)960-5310

    Grades: K-5 | 344 students
  • Jim Hill High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2185 Fortune Street
    Jackson, MS 39204
    (601)960-5354

    Grades: 9-12 | 1024 students
  • Joel E. Smilow Prep Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    787 E. Northside Drive
    Jackson, MS 39206
    (769)524-5330

    Grades: 5-6 | 286 students
  • John Hopkins Elementary School Math: 8% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    170 John Hopkins Road
    Jackson, MS 39209
    (601)923-2540

    Grades: PK-5 | 449 students
  • Johnson Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1339 Oakpark Drive
    Jackson, MS 39213
    (601)987-3501

    Grades: PK-5 | 483 students
  • Key Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    699 W. Mcdowell Road
    Jackson, MS 39204
    (601)371-4333

    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
  • Kirksey Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    651 James M. Davis Drive
    Jackson, MS 39206
    (601)987-8367

    Grades: 6-8 | 320 students
  • Lake Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    472 Mt Vernon Avenue
    Jackson, MS 39209
    (601)960-5308

    Grades: PK-5 | 264 students
  • Lanier High School Math: 4% | Reading: 8%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    833 W Maple Street
    Jackson, MS 39203
    (601)960-5369

    Grades: 9-12 | 659 students
  • Lee Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    330 Judy Street
    Jackson, MS 39212
    (601)371-4336

    Grades: PK-5 | 291 students
  • Lester Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2350 Oakhurst Drive
    Jackson, MS 39204
    (601)371-4339

    Grades: K-5 | 369 students
  • Show 33 more public schools in Jackson, MS (out of 68 total schools)
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