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Avg. test scores 74%
High school dipl. 19%
Bachelors degree 68%

Jackson school information

IndexJacksonGeorgiaNational
Average Test Scores26%35%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:116:116:1
Total public schools52,16479,221
Total private schoolsn/a51524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1927,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Jackson are 47% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Jackson
  • 69.8% of people in Jackson have completed 8th grade
  • 67.4% of people in Jackson have completed high school
  • 9.7% of people in Jackson have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare Jackson, GA Schools

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      Education level achieved in Jackson

      IndexJacksonGeorgiaNational
      Completed 8th grade69.8%82.3%84.3%
      Completed high school67.4%81.0%83.0%
      Completed some college33.1%57.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree13.6%36.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors9.7%29.4%30.3%
      Completed masters3.9%11.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.0%3.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.3%1.3%

      Jackson, GA School Districts

      • Butts County School District

      There are a total of 5 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, GA schools is 26%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Jackson, GA, an average of 69.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 67.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      McDonough, GA23,08638%24%
      Locust Grove, GA5,74233%32%
      Jackson, GA4,95026%47%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Tara Hills, CA4,95026%47%
      West Salem, WI4,94953%7%
      Whiteland, IN4,94985%72%
      Crystal Springs, MS4,95110%80%
      Desloge, MO4,94952%5%
      Jackson, GA4,95026%47%
      Source: The Jackson, GA 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.