Jackson Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Jackson Public School District Details

Jackson Public School District
662 S. President St
Jackson, MS 39201

22,510 Students enrolled in District

58 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Jackson Public School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Mississippi

(10 is best)

Better than of MS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

50 40 30 20 10 0
24%
44%
25%
41%
23%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bailey Middle Apac School
1900 N State Street
Jackson, MS, 39202
06-08
Baker Elementary School
300 East Santa Clair Street
Jackson, MS, 39212
PK-05
Barack H Obama Elementary School
750 N Congress Street
Jackson, MS, 39202
KG-05
Barr Elementary School
1593 W Capitol Street
Jackson, MS, 39203
PK-05
Bates Elementary School
3180 Mc Dowell Road Ext
Jackson, MS, 39212
KG-05
Blackburn Middle School
1311 W Pearl Street
Jackson, MS, 39203
06-08
Boyd Elementary School
4531 Broadmeadow Drive
Jackson, MS, 39206
01-05
Brinkley Middle School
3535 Albermarle Road
Jackson, MS, 39213
06-08
Callaway High School
601 Beasley Road
Jackson, MS, 39206
09-12
Capital City Alternative School
2221 Boling Street
Jackson, MS, 39213
04-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 1.5% 45.6%
Black 96.0% 48.1%
Hispanic 2.3% 4.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.1% 1.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 75.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 70.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,912 $125,711,000 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $528 $13,511,000 5.3%
Staff $434 $11,109,000 4.3%
General Administration $293 $7,500,000 2.9%
School Administration $622 $15,922,000 6.2%
Operation $991 $25,352,000 9.9%
Transportation $422 $10,797,000 4.2%
Other $371 $9,499,000 3.7%
Total Support $3,660 $93,690,000 36.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,430 $36,603,000 14.3%
Total Expenditures $10,002 $256,004,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,108 $2,366,156,000 51.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $482 $223,274,000 4.9%
Staff $397 $184,121,000 4.0%
General Administration $315 $145,871,000 3.2%
School Administration $545 $252,642,000 5.5%
Operation $940 $435,396,000 9.5%
Transportation $444 $205,654,000 4.5%
Other $240 $111,170,000 2.4%
Total Support $3,364 $1,558,128,000 33.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,459 $675,824,000 14.7%
Total Expenditures $9,931 $4,600,108,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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