Jackson Public School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 63 public schools managed by Jackson Public School District serving 28,019 students in Jackson, Mississippi.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi state average of 55%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Jackson Public School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Jackson Bailey Middle Apac School
    1900 N State Street
    Jackson, MS 39202
    (601)960-5343

    Grades: 6-8 | 485 students
  • Jackson Baker Elementary School
    300 East Santa Clair Street
    Jackson, MS 39212
    (601)371-4327

    Grades: PK-5 | 334 students
  • Jackson Barr Elementary School
    1593 W Capitol Street
    Jackson, MS 39203
    (601)960-5336

    Grades: PK-5 | 142 students
  • Jackson Bates Elementary School
    3180 Mcdowell Road Ext
    Jackson, MS 39212
    (601)346-1412

    Grades: K-5 | 380 students
  • Jackson Blackburn Middle School
    1311 W Pearl Street
    Jackson, MS 39203
    (601)960-5329

    Grades: 6-8 | 462 students
  • Jackson Boyd Elementary School Magnet School
    4531 Broadmeadow Drive
    Jackson, MS 39206
    (601)987-3504

    Grades: 1-5 | 546 students
  • Jackson Brinkley Middle School
    3535 Albermarle Road
    Jackson, MS 39213
    (601)987-3573

    Grades: 6-8 | 386 students
  • Jackson Brown Elementary School
    146 E Ash Street
    Jackson, MS 39202
    (601)960-5326

    Grades: PK-5 | 202 students
  • Jackson Callaway High School
    601 Beasley Road
    Jackson, MS 39206
    (601)987-3535

    Grades: 9-12 | 1078 students
  • Jackson Capital City Alternative School Alternative School
    2221 Boling Street
    Jackson, MS 39213
    (601)987-3608

    Grades: 4-12 | n/a students
  • Jackson Cardozo Middle School
    3180 Mcdowell Rd Ext
    Jackson, MS 39212
    (601)346-5635

    Grades: 6-8 | 585 students
  • Jackson Career Academic Placement Program Alternative School
    622 Duling Avenue
    Jackson, MS 39216
    (601)987-3695

    Grades: 1-12 | n/a students
  • Jackson Career Development Center Vocational School
    2703 First Avenue
    Jackson, MS 39209
    (601)960-5322

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Jackson Casey Elementary School
    2101 Lake Circle
    Jackson, MS 39211
    (601)987-3510

    Grades: K-5 | 379 students
  • Jackson Chastain Middle School
    4650 Manhattan Road
    Jackson, MS 39206
    (601)987-3550

    Grades: 6-8 | 681 students
  • Jackson Clausell Elementary School
    3330 Harley Street
    Jackson, MS 39209
    (601)960-5319

    Grades: PK-5 | 395 students
  • Jackson Davis Magnet School Magnet School
    750 N Congress Street
    Jackson, MS 39202
    (601)960-5333

    Grades: K-5 | 264 students
  • Jackson Dawson Elementary School
    4215 Sunset Drive
    Jackson, MS 39213
    (601)987-3513

    Grades: PK-5 | 407 students
  • Jackson Forest Hill High School
    2607 Raymond Road
    Jackson, MS 39212
    (601)371-4313

    Grades: 9-12 | 1190 students
  • Jackson French Elementary School
    311 Joel Avenue
    Jackson, MS 39209
    (601)960-5316

    Grades: PK-5 | 223 students
  • Jackson Galloway Elementary School
    186 Idlewild Street
    Jackson, MS 39203
    (601)960-5313

    Grades: PK-5 | 341 students
  • Jackson George Elementary School
    1020 Hunter Street
    Jackson, MS 39204
    (601)960-5339

    Grades: PK-5 | 163 students
  • Jackson Green Elementary School
    610 Forest Avenue
    Jackson, MS 39206
    (601)987-3519

    Grades: PK-5 | 381 students
  • Jackson Hardy Middle School
    545 Ellis Avenue
    Jackson, MS 39209
    (601)960-5362

    Grades: 6-8 | 518 students
  • Jackson Isable Elementary School
    1716 Isable Street
    Jackson, MS 39204
    (601)960-5310

    Grades: PK-5 | 384 students
  • Jackson Jim Hill High School
    2185 Fortune Street
    Jackson, MS 39204
    (601)960-5354

    Grades: 9-12 | 1293 students
  • Jackson John Hopkins Elementary School
    170 John Hopkins Road
    Jackson, MS 39209
    (601)923-2540

    Grades: PK-5 | 444 students
  • Jackson Johnson Elementary School
    1339 Oakpark Drive
    Jackson, MS 39213
    (601)987-3501

    Grades: PK-5 | 492 students
  • Jackson Key Elementary School
    699 W. Mcdowell Road
    Jackson, MS 39204
    (601)371-4333

    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
  • Jackson Kirksey Middle School
    651 James M. Davis Drive
    Jackson, MS 39206
    (601)987-8367

    Grades: 6-8 | 309 students
  • Jackson Lake Elementary School
    472 Mt Vernon Avenue
    Jackson, MS 39209
    (601)960-5308

    Grades: PK-5 | 280 students
  • Jackson Lanier High School
    833 W Maple Street
    Jackson, MS 39203
    (601)960-5369

    Grades: 9-12 | 784 students
  • Jackson Lee Elementary School
    330 Judy Street
    Jackson, MS 39212
    (601)371-4336

    Grades: PK-5 | 340 students
  • Jackson Lester Elementary School
    2350 Oakhurst Drive
    Jackson, MS 39204
    (601)371-4339

    Grades: K-5 | 384 students
  • Jackson Marshall Elementary School
    2909 Oak Forest Drive
    Jackson, MS 39212
    (601)371-4342

    Grades: PK-5 | 433 students
  • Show 28 more public schools in Jackson

Overview

School District NameJackson Public School District
# of Schools63
# of Students28,019
# of Teachers1,742
Student : Teacher Ratio16
# of Male Students14,071
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students13,948
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.06
# of American Indian Students17
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students24
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students433
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students27,075
% Black Students
97%
# of White Students382
% White Students
1%
# of Hawaiian Students4
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students84
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:660
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,117
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,401
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,391
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,477
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,048
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,964
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,015
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,960
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,927
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,259
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,023
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,705
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,627
# of Ungraded Students:445

District Comparison

  • Jackson Public School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 146 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 70% has increased from 63% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jackson Public School District and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jackson Public School District and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
70%
83%
This chart display graduation rate of Jackson Public School District and graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,246 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,065. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,506 is higher than the state average of $10,094. The school district spending/student has grown by 30% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$275 MM$20 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jackson Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$342 MM$20 MM
This chart display total spending of Jackson Public School District and average spending for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,246$10,065
This chart display average revenue per student in Jackson Public School District and average revenue per student in MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,506$10,094
This chart display average spending per student in Jackson Public School District and average spending per student in MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Jackson Public School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.06, which is lower than the Mississippi average of 0.31. The most diverse school in the district is Mcwillie Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.