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Avg. test scores 72%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 38%

Jackson school information

IndexJacksonCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores28%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools148,30879,221
Total private schoolsn/a3,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Jackson are 44% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 14 public schools in Jackson
  • 89.5% of people in Jackson have completed 8th grade
  • 89.5% of people in Jackson have completed high school
  • 18.7% of people in Jackson have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare Jackson, CA Schools

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      Education level achieved in Jackson

      IndexJacksonCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade89.5%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school89.5%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college62.1%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.8%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors18.7%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters4.1%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.5%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.6%1.3%

      Jackson, CA School Districts

      • Amador County Unified School District

      There are a total of 14 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, CA schools is 28%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Jackson, CA, an average of 89.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Sutter Creek, CA2,48748%2%
      Mokelumne Hill, CA58440%20%
      Valley Springs, CA3,29336%28%
      Plymouth, CA96132%34%
      Pine Grove, CA1,65332%35%
      Jackson, CA4,63028%44%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Perry, UT4,63044%11%
      Hawthorne, NY4,63130%39%
      Rock Hill, MO4,62867%36%
      Tea, SD4,62840%18%
      Lemoyne, PA4,62750%1%
      Jackson, CA4,63028%44%
      Source: The Jackson, CA 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.