James Jackson Elementary School



James Jackson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James Jackson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 32
K 162
1 142
2 190
3 199
4 179
5 170
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

James Jackson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Jonesboro, GA in the Clayton County School District. It enrolls 1,074 students in grades 1st through 12th. James Jackson Elementary School is the 80th largest public school in Georgia and the 907th largest nationally. It has 18.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,074
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 59.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 907th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 80th out of 1,349
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,255th out of 1,337
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 170th out of 1,337

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James Jackson Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 582
(54%)
19,360
(49%)
 Male 492
(46%)
20,146
(51%)

James Jackson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 876
(82%)
27,106
(69%)
 Hispanic 93
(9%)
8,521
(22%)
 Asian 40
(4%)
1,565
(4%)
 Two or More 34
(3%)
1,089
(3%)
 White 26
(2%)
1,112
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
78
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
35
(0%)

James Jackson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,069
(100%)
39,312
(100%)
 Not Eligible 5
(0%)
194
(0%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,336 ranked schools in Georgia, James Jackson Elementary School is ranked 25th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of James Jackson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 65.3%. 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.

James Jackson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 912
2006 904
2007 941
2008 701
2009 777
2010 866
2011 914
2012 968
2013 1023
2014 1011
2015 1074

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.8
2006 14.1
2007 13.6
2008 12.8
2009 14.3
2010 15.5
2011 16.9
2012 17.3
2013 17.3
2014 16.9
2015 18.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.72039473684211
2006 0.73119469026549
2007 0.75132837407014
2008 0.74179743223966
2009 0.76576576576577
2010 0.77251732101617
2011 0.80634573304158
2012 0.78822314049587
2013 0.99706744868035
2014 0.95548961424332
2015 0.99534450651769

Compare James Jackson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,810.0% 18.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 
This School 99.5%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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