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33%
  • Jackson Intermediate School
  • 2950 Highway 43, Jackson
  • Clarke County
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 377
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
32%
  • Jackson High School
  • 321 Stanley Dr, Jackson
  • Clarke County
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 625
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
26%
  • Jackson Middle School
  • 235 College Ave, Jackson
  • Clarke County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 419
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
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  • Joe M Gillmore Elementary School
  • P O Box 867, Jackson
  • Clarke County
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 393
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
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Jackson school information

IndexJacksonAlabamaNational
Average Test Scores30%37%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:115:116:1
Total public schools41,30779,221
Total private schoolsn/a35324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1027,963
The Jackson, AL educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Jackson public schools have average test scores of 30% which is 20% lower than than the Alabama average and 39% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Jackson public schools is 17:1, compared to 15:1 in Alabama and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 79.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.9% have completed high school, 17.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Jackson

IndexJacksonAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade79.4%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school78.9%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college42.1%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree25.6%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.2%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.8%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%

Jackson, AL School Districts

Clarke County School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Jackson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Jackson, AL schools is 30%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Jackson, AL, an average of 79.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.9% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Jackson schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Jackson, AL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Leroy, AL70034%32%
Grove Hill, AL1,58328%43%
Jackson, AL5,00230%39%

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Giddings, TX5,00059%21%
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Jackson, AL5,00230%39%
Source: The Jackson, AL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.