Jackson Elementary School



Jackson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jackson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 69
1 38
2 44
3 52
4 35
5 38
6 37
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jackson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in West Memphis, AR in the West Memphis School District. It enrolls 313 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jackson Elementary School is the 401st largest public school in Arkansas and the 40,099th largest nationally. It has 12.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 313
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12:1
Full Time Teachers: 26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,099th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 401st out of 555
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 54th out of 555
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 306th out of 555

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Jackson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 159
(51%)
1,622
(50%)
 Male 154
(49%)
1,652
(50%)

Jackson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 308
(98%)
2,474
(76%)
 White 3
(1%)
725
(22%)
 Hispanic 2
(1%)
48
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
22
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Jackson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 242
(77%)
2,132
(65%)
 Not Eligible 60
(19%)
909
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(4%)
233
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 555 ranked schools in Arkansas, Jackson Elementary School is ranked 302nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jackson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (80.8%) is higher than the state average of 65.0%. 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 472
2006 473
2007 488
2008 492
2009 428
2010 375
2011 343
2012 313

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.3
2006 14.3
2007 13.9
2008 14.1
2009 12.3
2010 12
2011 12.3
2012 12

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91101694915254
2006 0.99365750528541
2007 0.99385245901639
2008 0.99390243902439
2009 0.99299065420561
2010 0.992
2011 0.99125364431487
2012 0.80830670926518

Compare Jackson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,200.0% 12.0:1
 
1,441.1% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 65.0%
 
This School 80.8%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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