PROFICIENCY 47% 10% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
46%Jackson County
55%Gainesboro
52%Tennessee

Jackson County High School is a school servicing grades 8 to 12 and is located in the district of "Jackson County" in Gainesboro, TN. There are a total of 472 students and 30 teachers at Jackson County High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of n/a free lunch students and n/a reduced lunch students.

Jackson County High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 47.0%, which is 10% lower than the Tennessee average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students472
Teachers30.2
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch
Reduced lunch

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Jackson County High School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All45-49%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School45-49%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All45-49%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School45-49%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Jackson County High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTennesseeNational
Caucasian 97.4% 97.9% 66.6% 51.1%
African American 0.4% 0.3% 21.8% 15.9%
Asian 0.9% 0.3% 1.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.9% 1.0% 8.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.4% 0.5% 1.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Jackson County Middle School41%0.1Gainesboro, TN
Gainesboro Elementary42%2.7Gainesboro, TN
Dodson Branch Elementary55%9.3Dodson Branch, TN

Gainesboro demographics profile

StatisticGainesboroTennesseeNational
Population1,2346,548,009318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)11115391
Median age40.238.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)72%57%55%
Speak English98%93%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%

Education level achieved in Gainesboro

IndexGainesboroTennesseeNational
Completed 8th grade74.8%82.0%84.3%
Completed high school72.0%79.9%83.0%
Completed some college37.6%53.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree6.8%32.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors2.8%25.4%30.3%
Completed masters1.6%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Jackson County High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.