Jackson Academy

Private School
4908 Ridgewood Road
Jackson, MS 39211
Hinds County
(601) 362-9676

Religious Affiliation
Nonsectarian

Co-Ed Status
Coed

Associations

  • National Association of Independent Schools
  • Other school associations
  • State or regional independent school association



Jackson Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jackson Academy Students by Grade
PK 99
K 80
1 63
2 83
3 86
4 90
5 81
6 88
7 112
8 92
9 113
10 94
11 106
12 97

Jackson Academy is a private elementary school located in Jackson, MS and enrolls 1,284 students in grades Kindergarten through 8th. Jackson Academy is the 1st largest private school in Mississippi and the 75th largest nationally. It has 11.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,284
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11:1
Full Time Teachers: 104

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Jackson Academy Students by Gender

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 Female 678
(53%)
4,005
(55%)
 Male 606
(47%)
3,312
(45%)

Jackson Academy Students by Ethnicity

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 White 1,017
(86%)
4,791
(77%)
 Black 141
(12%)
1,113
(18%)
 Asian 16
(1%)
155
(2%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
73
(1%)
 Hispanic 4
(0%)
109
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Jackson Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1466
2007 1384
2009 1271
2011 1245
2015 1284

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18
2007 13
2009 13
2011 13
2015 11

Compare Jackson Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,100.0% 11.0:1
 
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Jackson Academy
Jackson, MS
Private PK - 12 1,284 11:1  
Spann Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 506 20.9:1 1 miles
Mcwillie Elementary School
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Public PK - 06 375 18.2:1 1 miles
Trinity Preschool
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Private PK - KG 134 5:1 1 miles
New Jerusalem Christian Academy
Jackson, MS
Private PK - 06 262 11:1 2 miles
Ms School for the Deaf Secondary
Jackson, MS
Public 06 - 12 66 4.8:1 2 miles
Covenant Presbyterian Preschool
Jackson, MS
Private PK - KG 98 14:1 2 miles
Ms School for the Blind High School
Jackson, MS
Public 01 - 12 56 2.4:1 2 miles
MC Leod Elementary School
Jackson, MS
Public KG - 05 521 20.1:1 2 miles
Chastain Middle School
Jackson, MS
Public 06 - 08 681 14.9:1 2 miles
Casey Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 379 17.5:1 2 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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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