Top 3 Best Jackson County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,493 students in Jackson County, TN. Jackson County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Tennessee.
The top ranked public schools in Jackson County, TN are Dodson Branch Elementary School, Gainesboro Elementary School and Jackson County High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Jackson County, TN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the Tennessee public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 35% statewide average). Schools in Jackson County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Tennessee public schools.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Tennessee public school average of 37% (majority Black).

Best Jackson County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Dodson Branch Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
16221 Dodson Branch Hwy
Cookeville, TN 38501
(931) 268-0761
Grades: PK-8
| 281 students
Rank: #22.
Gainesboro Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
611 Main St
Gainesboro, TN 38562
(931) 268-9775
Grades: PK-3
| 337 students
Rank: #33.
Jackson County High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
190 Blue Devil Ln
Gainesboro, TN 38562
(931) 268-9771
Grades: 9-12
| 430 students
Rank: #44.
Jackson County Middle School
Math: 24% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
170 Blue Devil Ln
Gainesboro, TN 38562
(931) 268-9779
Grades: 4-8
| 445 students

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