Jackson Public School District

  • 662 SOUTH PRESIDENT ST
  • JACKSON, MS 39225
  • (601) 960-8725
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate54.6%63.9%
Dropout Rate6.5%4.6%
Per Pupil Spending$8,160$7,705
Students Per Teacher16.014.7
Number of Schools61-
Number of Students30,587-
Number of (FTE) Teachers1,908-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment30,58716.0
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students676
Kindergarten Students2,407
1st Grade Students2,489
2nd Grade Students2,407
3rd Grade Students2,422
4th Grade Students2,395
5th Grade Students2,273
6th Grade Students2,297
7th Grade Students2,299
8th Grade Students2,091
9th Grade Students2,823
10th Grade Students2,167
11th Grade Students1,677
12th Grade Students1,688
Ungraded Students494
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native4
Asian or Pacific Islander33
Hispanic217
Black (Non-Hispanic)29,849
White (Non-Hispanic)462
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male15,355
Female15,254

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers1,90816.0
Prekindergarten Teachers37-
Kindergarten Teachers108-
Elementary Teachers757-
Secondary Teachers786-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes220-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides559
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors62
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors148
Elementary50
Secondary25
Other74
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians63
Library Support Staff13
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff1,952
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators37
LEA Administrative Support Staff152
School Administrators140
School Administrative Support Staff203
Student Support Services169
Other Support Services Staff1,252

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$271,497,000-
Total Local Revenues$87,769,00032.3%
Property Tax$78,656,00029.0%
Cities and Counties$3,0000.00%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$412,0000.2%
Transportation Fees from Pupils and Parents$80,0000.03%
School Lunch$1,955,0000.7%
District Activity Receipts$1,306,0000.5%
Rents and Royalties$1,264,0000.5%
Sale of Property$1,0000.00%
Interest Earnings$1,146,0000.4%
Private Contributions$565,0000.2%
Miscellaneous$2,381,0000.9%
Total State Revenues$139,014,00051.2%
General Formula Assistance$133,829,00049.3%
Special Education Programs$506,0000.2%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$1,492,0000.5%
Vocational Education Programs$1,335,0000.5%
School Lunch Programs$169,0000.06%
Other Programs$1,683,0000.6%
Total Federal Revenues$44,714,00016.5%
Through State - Title I$16,941,0006.2%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$5,306,0002.0%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$246,0000.09%
Through State - Title V, Part A$85,0000.03%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$443,0000.2%
Through State - Bilingual Education$29,0000.01%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$13,808,0005.1%
Through State - Other$6,562,0002.4%
Direct - Other$1,294,0000.5%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$254,527,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$144,856,00056.9%
Total Support Services Expenditures$92,560,00036.4%
Student Support$9,886,0003.6%
Instructional Staff Support$14,553,0005.4%
General Administration Support$6,324,0002.3%
School Administration Support$15,207,0005.6%
Operation and Maintenance Support$26,752,0009.9%
Student Transportation Support$12,684,0004.7%
Other Support Services$7,154,0002.6%
Total Other Expenditures$17,111,0006.7%
Food Services$16,245,0006.0%
Other Services$866,0000.3%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 54.6%
Total Diploma Count 1,308
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 156
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-125406.5%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Jackson Public School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 61
  • Students: 30,587
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 1,908
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BAILEY MAGNET SCHOOL
1900 North State St
Jackson, MS
Public | 9-12
388 11.8

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BAKER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
300 East Santa Clair St
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
321 18.1

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BARR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1593 West Capitol St
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
191 14.2

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
BLACKBURN MIDDLE SCHOOL
1311 West Pearl St
Jackson, MS
Public | 6-8
469 11.9

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BOYD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4531 Broadmeadow Dr
Jackson, MS
Public | 3-5
426 17.5

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BRADLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2601 Ivanhoe Dr
Jackson, MS
Public | 3-5
202 15.8

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BRINKLEY MIDDLE SCHOOL
3535 Albermarle Rd
Jackson, MS
Public | 6-8
389 13.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
BROWN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
146 East Ash St
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
230 12.8

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CALLAWAY HIGH SCHOOL
601 Beasley Rd
Jackson, MS
Public | 9-12
1,044 16.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
CAPITAL CITY ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
2221 Boling St
Jackson, MS
Public | 4-12
- -

2 out of 5
2 Reviews
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CAREER ACADEMIC PLACEMENT PROGRAM SCHOOL
622 Duling Ave
Jackson, MS
Public | 1-12
- -

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CAREER DEVELOPMENT CENTER SCHOOL
2703 First Ave
Jackson, MS
Public | 9-12
- -

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CASEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2101 Lake Circle
Jackson, MS
Public | KG-5
359 16.2

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CHASTAIN MIDDLE SCHOOL
4650 Manhattan Rd
Jackson, MS
Public | 6-8
1,008 15.4

4.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
CLAUSELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3330 Harley St
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
416 20.5

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DAVIS MAGNET SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2008
750 North Congress St
Jackson, MS
Public | KG-5
276 18.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
DAWSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4215 Sunset Dr
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-2
269 22.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
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FOREST HILL HIGH SCHOOL
2607 Raymond Rd
Jackson, MS
Public | 9-12
1,255 17.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
FRENCH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
311 Joel Ave
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
251 15.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
GALLOWAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
186 Idlewild St
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
300 15.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
GEORGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1020 Hunter St
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
171 16.4

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GREEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
610 Forest Ave
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
389 17.3

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HARDY MIDDLE SCHOOL
545 Ellis Ave
Jackson, MS
Public | 6-8
589 15.6

2 out of 5
4 Reviews
ISABLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1716 Isable St
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
413 19.6

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JIM HILL HIGH SCHOOL
2185 Fortune St
Jackson, MS
Public | 9-12
1,291 16.6

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JOHN HOPKINS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
170 John Hopkins Rd
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
495 17.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
JOHNSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1339 Oakpark Dr
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
413 16.7

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KEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
699 West Mcdowell Rd
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
458 19.1

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
LAKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
472 Mt Vernon Ave
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
485 15.6

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LANIER HIGH SCHOOL
833 West Maple St
Jackson, MS
Public | 9-12
812 14.7

4.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
LEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
330 Judy St
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
370 16.8

5 out of 5
1 Review
LESTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2350 Oakhurst Dr
Jackson, MS
Public | KG-5
332 19.0

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MARSHALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2909 Oak Forest Dr
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
468 20.5

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MC LEOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1616 Sandlewood Place
Jackson, MS
Public | KG-5
476 20.7

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MCWILLIE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4851 Mcwillie Circle
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
693 22.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
MORRISON ACADEMIC ADVANCEMENT CENTER SCHOOL
1224 Eminence Row
Jackson, MS
Public | 6-7
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MURRAH HIGH SCHOOL
1400 Murrah Dr
Jackson, MS
Public | 9-12
1,490 18.3

3 out of 5
4 Reviews
NORTH JACKSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
650 North James M. Davis Dr
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
508 18.0

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NORTHWEST MIDDLE SCHOOL
7020 Hwy 49 North
Jackson, MS
Public | 6-8
671 16.6

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OAK FOREST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1831 Smallwood Dr
Jackson, MS
Public | KG-5
524 17.0

2.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
PECAN PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
415 Claiborne Ave
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
513 18.0

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PEEPLES MIDDLE SCHOOL
290 Treehaven Dr
Jackson, MS
Public | 6-8
831 15.1

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
POINDEXTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1017 Robinson St
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
234 14.8

4 out of 5
1 Review
POWELL MIDDLE SCHOOL
3655 Livingston Rd
Jackson, MS
Public | 6-8
851 18.4

3 out of 5
1 Review
POWER APAC SCHOOL
1120 Riverside Dr
Jackson, MS
Public | 4-12
179 11.3

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PROVINE HIGH SCHOOL
2400 Robinson Rd
Jackson, MS
Public | 9-12
1,104 15.9

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RAINES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
156 Flag Chapel Rd
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
251 16.2

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ROWAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
136 East Ash St
Jackson, MS
Public | 6-8
252 11.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
SIWELL MIDDLE SCHOOL
1983 North Siwell Rd
Jackson, MS
Public | 6-8
983 19.3

4.5 out of 5
6 Reviews
SMITH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3900 Parkway Dr
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
416 17.2

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SPANN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1615 Brecon Dr
Jackson, MS
Public | KG-5
435 18.5

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SYKES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3555 Simpson St
Jackson, MS
Public | KG-5
502 21.7

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TIMBERLAWN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1980 North Siwell Rd
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
595 20.3

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VAN WINKLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1655 Whiting Rd
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
558 18.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
WALTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3200 Bailey Ave Extension
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
549 17.3

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WATKINS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3915 Watkins Dr
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
355 18.3

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WHITTEN MIDDLE SCHOOL
210 Daniel Lake Blvd
Jackson, MS
Public | 6-8
809 16.9

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WILKINS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1970 Castle Hill Dr
Jackson, MS
Public | PK-5
552 20.6

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WINGFIELD HIGH SCHOOL
1985 Scanlon Dr
Jackson, MS
Public | 9-12
1,176 19.1

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WOODVILLE HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2930 Mcdowell Rd Extension
Jackson, MS
Public | KG-5
622 19.7

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YOUTH COURT SCHOOL
400 East Silas Brown
Jackson, MS
Public | 1-12
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