PROFICIENCY 9% 70% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
17%West Memphis

Jackson Elementary School is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "WEST MEMPHIS SCHOOL DISTRICT" in West Memphis, AR. There are a total of 312 students and 26 teachers at Jackson Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are a total of 309 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Jackson Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 8.5%, which is 70% lower than the Arkansas average.


Student/Teacher ratio12:1
Free lunch309
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 Elementary 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

All<= 5%
3<= 10%
4<= 10%
5<= 10%
6<= 10%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

4<= 10%
5<= 10%
6<= 10%
High Schooln/a

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.

Jackson Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

White 0.7% 21.9% 64.2% 51.1%
Black 99.3% 75.8% 19.7% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.2% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.0% 1.1% 11.3% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.6% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.9% 1.9% 3.1%

West Memphis demographics profile

StatisticWest MemphisArkansasNational
Population density (sq mi)8735891
Median age34.037.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%58%55%
Speak English98%93%79%
Speak Spanish1%5%13%

Education level achieved in West Memphis

IndexWest MemphisArkansasNational
Completed 8th grade77.2%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school75.3%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college41.8%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree19.9%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.9%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters3.7%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%0.9%1.3%
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Source: The Jackson Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.