Jackson High School



Jackson High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jackson High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 455
10 342
11 352
12 315
UG 3

Jackson High School is a public high school of the Jackson Public Schools located in Jackson, MI. It has 1,467 students in grades 9th through 12th. Jackson High School is the 71st largest public high school in Michigan and the 3,349th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.5 to 1.

Total Students: 1,467
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 79.48

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Jackson High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 734
(50%)
914
(49%)
 Male 733
(50%)
935
(51%)

Jackson High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 784
(53%)
973
(53%)
 Black 555
(38%)
731
(40%)
 Hispanic 78
(5%)
92
(5%)
 Asian 26
(2%)
26
(1%)
 Two or More 17
(1%)
19
(1%)
 American Indian 6
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Jackson High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 750
(51%)
1,038
(56%)
 Not Eligible 636
(43%)
722
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 81
(6%)
89
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Jackson High School is ranked 32nd out of 0 ranked schools in Michigan, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jackson High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (56.6%) is higher than the state average of 43.8%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Jackson High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1920
2006 1885
2007 1809
2008 1732
2009 1576
2010 1534
2011 1487
2012 1467

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.6
2006 20.5
2007 21.3
2008 19
2009 16.7
2010 16.5
2011 17
2012 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53125
2006 0.51564986737401
2007 0.5069098949696
2008 0.58718244803695
2009 0.54187817258883
2010 0.58344198174707
2011 0.63012777404169
2012 0.56646216768916

Compare Jackson High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,803.2% 18.0:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 56.6%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,467 18.5:1  
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Private 06 - 12 214 12:1 4 miles
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Public 07 - 12 657 19.7:1 5 miles
East Jackson Middle School
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East Jackson High School
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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