Way East Jackson

  • Way East Jackson serves 56 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is equal to the Michigan state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Way East Jackson placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Way East Jackson's student population of 56 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students56 students
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Way East Jackson by grade.

School Comparison

  • Way East Jackson is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,159 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The diversity score of Way East Jackson is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#1081 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Way East Jackson and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Way East Jackson and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
Asian
1%
3%
Black
9%
18%
White
88%
66%
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Way East Jackson.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.220.28
Graduation Rate≤20%
85%
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
40%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Jackson Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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