Jackson City School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
9.8
Math Proficiency
2.4
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • PK–12 Grades
  • 428 Students
  • 26 Teachers

Jackson City School
940 HIGHLAND AVE
JACKSON, KY 41339

Phone: (606) 666-5164

District: Jackson Independent

Overview

At Jackson City School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Jackson City School is 26 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 2 percent. Jackson City School is the only high school in the Jackson Independent.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 428
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 2%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 63%
Full-Time Teachers 26

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 84%
Proficient in Math 47%
College Readiness Index 9.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served PK – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 428
Proficient in Reading (district average) 84%
Proficient in Math (district average) 47%
College Readiness (district average) 9.8

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