Avg. test scores 14%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 7%

Jackson school information

Average Test Scores42%52%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools241,39079,221
Total private schools743024,874
Total post-secondary schools71897,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Jackson are 14% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 24 public schools in Jackson
  • 84.7% of people in Jackson have completed 8th grade
  • 83.6% of people in Jackson have completed high school
  • 28.3% of people in Jackson have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Jackson

      Completed 8th grade84.7%82.0%84.3%
      Completed high school83.6%79.9%83.0%
      Completed some college56.5%53.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree34.9%32.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors28.3%25.4%30.3%
      Completed masters9.6%9.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.0%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.1%1.2%1.3%

      Jackson, TN School Districts

      • Jackson-Madison Consolidated School District

      There are a total of 24 public schools, 7 private schools and 7 post-secondary schools in Jackson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Jackson, TN schools is 42%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Jackson, TN, an average of 84.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.6% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Medina, TN4,02576%53%
      Henderson, TN6,49164%29%
      Humboldt, TN8,25452%6%
      Gadsden, TN52847%4%
      Jackson, TN67,16242%14%

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      Jackson, TN67,16242%14%
      Source: The Jackson, TN 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.