Jackson High School

321 Stanley Dr, Jackson, AL 36545 | (251) 246-2571
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 588
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Ken Harbuck
  • Fax: (251) 246-3190
  • Website: www.clarkecountyschools.org
School Operational Details
  • Shared Time School
School District Details
  • Clarke County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,140
  • Graduation Rate: 68.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.9
  • Enrolled Students: 3,405

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 588
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 293 (49.8%)
  • Females: 295 (50.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 41 (7.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 348 (59.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 389 (66.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Jackson High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.7%
Black39166.5%
Asian10.2%
Hispanic61.0%
White18631.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Jackson High School
  Number Percent
8th Grade10.2%
9th Grade17229.3%
10th Grade15225.9%
11th Grade13823.5%
12th Grade12521.3%
Source: AL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for Jackson High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on October 04, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I LOVE JACKSON HIGH SCHOOL GO BIG A
  • Reviewed by Student on May 24, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • jackson high school is so boring i hate that i even went to that stupid school if you have a choice don't go unless you wanna graduate dumb and have a huge boring background. That school is so strict on the dumbest things. trust me you'll hate it with a passion!

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Jackson High School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on AHSGE state exams in the following subjects:
  • Biology
  • Language
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies

AHSGE - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Biology Test
201083.1%84.0%93.3%
200974.6%78.4%87.6%
200879.3%69.8%72.6%
 
Language Test
201057.0%59.3%78.5%
200968.5%68.2%81.8%
200868.3%62.7%77.0%
 
Math Test
201070.4%69.2%84.3%
200978.5%74.1%85.6%
200887.5%81.5%84.0%
 
Reading Test
201064.8%64.6%81.8%
200958.5%62.0%81.6%
200873.3%71.2%81.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201058.5%55.9%73.1%
200967.7%62.0%78.9%
200874.2%64.0%72.6%
 
Science Test
200962.0%58.8%75.8%
200878.3%72.0%81.2%
 

Grade 12 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Biology Test
201089.4%90.5%94.0%
 
Language Test
201080.3%79.6%91.1%
200983.6%86.8%92.8%
200894.8%94.1%94.5%
 
Math Test
201092.6%90.6%94.7%
200992.6%94.7%95.4%
200894.8%95.6%95.5%
 
Reading Test
201084.4%84.9%93.6%
200989.3%90.3%94.2%
200896.5%95.1%95.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201079.5%75.9%90.5%
200992.6%91.2%91.6%
200896.5%93.1%93.0%
 
Science Test
200993.4%88.5%93.6%
200896.5%95.6%95.2%
 
Source: AL Department of Education 2009-2010

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