East Jackson Middle School

4340 Walz Rd, Jackson, MI 49201 | (517) 764-6010
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 308
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 4340 Walz Road, Jackson, MI 49201
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs. Heather Jacobs
  • Fax: (517) 764-6081
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 308
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 16.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 146 (47.4%)
  • Females: 162 (52.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 25 (8.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 159 (51.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 184 (59.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
East Jackson Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Black31.0%
Asian--
Hispanic20.6%
White30298.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For East Jackson Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade10634.4%
7th Grade10032.5%
8th Grade10233.1%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that East Jackson Middle School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on MEAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

MEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201067.9%67.9%84.6%
200972.9%72.9%82.2%
200875.8%75.8%82.6%
 
Reading Test
201078.9%78.9%79.0%
200983.2%83.2%82.0%
200874.2%74.2%79.6%
 
Writing Test
201028.4%28.4%47.8%
2009---
200875.3%75.3%77.9%
 
English Language Arts Test
200877.3%77.3%80.1%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201063.3%63.3%78.0%
200965.3%65.3%70.3%
200858.9%58.9%74.5%
 
Reading Test
201076.4%76.4%81.9%
200980.0%80.0%83.4%
200865.4%65.4%75.5%
 
Science Test
201076.4%76.4%78.1%
200976.8%76.8%75.9%
200873.1%73.1%76.3%
 
English Language Arts Test
200867.3%67.3%76.7%
 
Writing Test
200859.8%59.8%74.2%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200970.5%70.5%82.0%
200876.6%76.6%79.9%
 
Reading Test
200987.6%87.6%87.7%
200879.6%79.6%80.5%
 
Social Studies Test
200964.4%64.4%73.4%
200865.6%65.6%73.6%
 
English Language Arts Test
200880.6%80.6%79.5%
 
Writing Test
200874.2%74.2%75.7%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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