Jackson Elementary



Jackson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jackson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 26
K 89
1 85
2 81
3 85
4 89
5 92
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jackson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Camden, SC in the Kershaw 01 School District. It enrolls 547 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jackson Elementary is the 331st largest public school in South Carolina and the 17,762nd largest nationally. It has 15.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 547
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 36

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Jackson Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 298
(54%)
3,582
(48%)
 Male 249
(46%)
3,939
(52%)

Jackson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 317
(58%)
2,075
(28%)
 White 168
(31%)
4,683
(62%)
 Hispanic 44
(8%)
421
(6%)
 Two or More 14
(3%)
288
(4%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
35
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
12
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

Jackson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 435
(80%)
3,967
(53%)
 Not Eligible 91
(17%)
3,039
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(4%)
515
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 701 ranked schools in South Carolina, Jackson Elementary is ranked 172nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jackson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.4%) is higher than the state average of 62.8%. 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 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 405
2006 426
2007 414
2008 408
2009 387
2010 432
2011 485
2012 520
2013 541
2014 527
2015 547

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 9.6
2007 14.3
2008 14.6
2009 13.3
2010 16.6
2011 16.7
2012 16.2
2013 14.2
2014 14.2
2015 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.77530864197531
2006 0.75117370892019
2007 0.78743961352657
2008 0.82843137254902
2009 0.86304909560724
2010 0.8587962962963
2011 0.84329896907216
2012 0.84230769230769
2013 0.87430683918669
2014 0.85199240986717
2015 0.83363802559415

Compare Jackson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,443.1% 14.4:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.8%
 
This School 83.4%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Jackson Elementary
Camden, SC
Public PK - 05 547 15.2:1  
Camden Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 754 14.5:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 05 581 15.7:1 3 miles
Pine Tree Hill Elementary
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Public PK - 05 588 16.3:1 3 miles
The Montessori School of Camden
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Lugoff Elementary
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Public KG - 05 596 18.1:1 8 miles
Midway Elementary
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Public PK - 05 434 15.5:1 8 miles
Lugoff-Elgin Middle School
Lugoff, SC
Public 06 - 08 615 15.4:1 9 miles
Wateree Elementary
Lugoff, SC
Public PK - 05 639 20:1 10 miles
West Lee Elementary
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Public PK - 05 199 13.3:1 12 miles
North Central Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 353 11.8:1 12 miles
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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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