Jackson Middle School



Jackson Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jackson Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 326
7 345
8 352
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jackson Middle School is a public high school of the Grand Prairie Independent School District located in Grand Prairie, TX. It has 1,023 students in grades 6th through 9th. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,023
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 60.22

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Jackson Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 532
(52%)
4,831
(51%)
 Female 491
(48%)
4,582
(49%)

Jackson Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 647
(63%)
6,077
(65%)
 Black 187
(18%)
1,620
(17%)
 White 123
(12%)
1,238
(13%)
 Asian 25
(2%)
285
(3%)
 Two or More 20
(2%)
111
(1%)
 American Indian 19
(2%)
66
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
16
(0%)

Jackson Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 633
(62%)
5,620
(60%)
 Not Eligible 274
(27%)
2,812
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 116
(11%)
981
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Jackson Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.2%) is higher than the state average of 53.4%. 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 Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 994
2006 1040
2007 1075
2008 1127
2009 1074
2010 1065
2011 1052
2012 1023

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.8
2006 18.4
2007 17.3
2008 18.4
2009 19
2010 18.5
2011 19.1
2012 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.52112676056338
2006 0.55576923076923
2007 0.59720930232558
2008 0.59627329192547
2009 0.63314711359404
2010 0.68826291079812
2011 0.66539923954373
2012 0.73216031280547

Compare Jackson Middle School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,418.4% 14.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.4%
 
This School 73.2%
 

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