North Jackson High School

  • North Jackson High School serves 449 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.
  • North Jackson High School operates within the Jackson County School District.
  • Jackson County School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 449 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 449 students
North Jackson High School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % North Jackson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
North Jackson High School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade North Jackson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.38 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 18:1
North Jackson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
American Indian
4%
1%
North Jackson High School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
North Jackson High School Asian Students (1993-2001)
Hispanic
4%
6%
North Jackson High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
13%
33%
North Jackson High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
78%
56%
North Jackson High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
North Jackson High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
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.
0.38 0.32
North Jackson High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
60%
47%
North Jackson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
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.
6%
5%
North Jackson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Jackson County School District's student population of 5,575 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has increased from 68% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,449 is higher than the state average of $9,717. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,972 is higher than the state average of $9,955. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Jackson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
6
Number of Students Managed 5,575 2,879
Jackson County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 73% 74%
Jackson County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $60 MM $28 MM
Jackson County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $57 MM $29 MM
Jackson County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,449 $9,717
Jackson County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,972 $9,955
Jackson County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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