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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School Districts in Jackson


East Jackson Community Schools School District Details

East Jackson Community Schools School District
1404 North Sutton Rd
Jackson, MI 49202

887 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

East Jackson Community Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
22%
44%
28%
49%
16%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
East Jackson Elementary School
4340 Walz Road
Jackson, MI, 49201
KG-06
East Jackson Secondary School
1566 North Sutton Rd
Jackson, MI, 49202
07-12
Way East Jackson School
345 N Dettman
Jackson, MI, 49202
07-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.8% 68.3%
Black 5.9% 18.6%
Hispanic 6.4% 8.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 70.3% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 63.8% 43.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.5% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,104 $6,777,000 58.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $233 $222,000 1.9%
Staff $263 $251,000 2.2%
General Administration $339 $323,000 2.8%
School Administration $651 $621,000 5.3%
Operation $1,347 $1,285,000 11.1%
Transportation $289 $276,000 2.4%
Other $174 $166,000 1.4%
Total Support $3,296 $3,144,000 27.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,789 $1,707,000 14.7%
Total Expenditures $12,189 $11,628,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,809 $10,148,551,000 47.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $947 $1,412,120,000 6.6%
Staff $596 $889,088,000 4.1%
General Administration $259 $385,583,000 1.8%
School Administration $665 $990,611,000 4.6%
Operation $1,038 $1,547,183,000 7.2%
Transportation $504 $751,442,000 3.5%
Other $593 $884,399,000 4.1%
Total Support $4,603 $6,860,426,000 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,965 $4,419,981,000 20.6%
Total Expenditures $14,377 $21,428,958,000 100.0%
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%

Jackson Public Schools School District Details

Jackson Public Schools School District
522 Wildwood Ave
Jackson, MI 49201

4,678 Students enrolled in District

15 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Jackson Public Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI 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)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
26%
44%
31%
49%
21%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bennett School
820 Bennett St
Jackson, MI, 49202
KG-02
Cascades School
1226 S Wisner St
Jackson, MI, 49203
KG-02
Dibble Elementary School
3450 Kibby Rd
Jackson, MI, 49203
KG-05
Fourth Street Learning Center School
2400 Fourth Street
Jackson, MI, 49203
06-08
Frost Elementary School
1226 South Wisner St
Jackson, MI, 49203
03-05
Hunt Elementary School
1143 North Brown St
Jackson, MI, 49202
KG-05
Jps Montessori Center School
205 Seymour Ave
Jackson, MI, 49202
KG-05
Jackson County Jail School
212 W Wesley St
Jackson, MI, 49201
09-12
Jackson High School
544 Wildwood Ave
Jackson, MI, 49201
09-12
Jackson Pathways School
544 Wildwood Ave
Jackson, MI, 49201
09-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 52.4% 68.3%
Black 36.4% 18.6%
Hispanic 8.6% 8.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.0% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 78.0% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 71.8% 43.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.2% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $35,541,000 58.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $373 $1,845,000 3.1%
Staff $367 $1,817,000 3.0%
General Administration $175 $867,000 1.4%
School Administration $878 $4,341,000 7.2%
Operation $807 $3,989,000 6.6%
Transportation $495 $2,448,000 4.0%
Other $594 $2,938,000 4.9%
Total Support $3,690 $18,245,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,350 $6,675,000 11.0%
Total Expenditures $12,227 $60,461,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,809 $10,148,551,000 47.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $947 $1,412,120,000 6.6%
Staff $596 $889,088,000 4.1%
General Administration $259 $385,583,000 1.8%
School Administration $665 $990,611,000 4.6%
Operation $1,038 $1,547,183,000 7.2%
Transportation $504 $751,442,000 3.5%
Other $593 $884,399,000 4.1%
Total Support $4,603 $6,860,426,000 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,965 $4,419,981,000 20.6%
Total Expenditures $14,377 $21,428,958,000 100.0%
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%

Napoleon Community Schools School District Details

Napoleon Community Schools School District
200 West
Napoleon, MI 49261

1,326 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

20 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Napoleon Community Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
48%
44%
54%
49%
41%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Ackerson Lake Community Education School
4126 Brooklyn Rd
Jackson, MI, 49201
09-12
Ezra Eby Elementary School
220 West
Napoleon, MI, 49261
PK-05
Napoleon High School
201 West Avenue
Napoleon, MI, 49261
09-12
Napoleon Middle School
204 West
Napoleon, MI, 49261
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.4% 68.3%
Black 0.5% 18.6%
Hispanic 3.5% 8.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.1% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 39.2% 43.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.9% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,509 $8,566,000 60.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $173 $228,000 1.6%
Staff $94 $124,000 0.9%
General Administration $271 $357,000 2.5%
School Administration $714 $939,000 6.6%
Operation $1,083 $1,425,000 10.1%
Transportation $521 $686,000 4.9%
Other $387 $509,000 3.6%
Total Support $3,243 $4,268,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $981 $1,291,000 9.1%
Total Expenditures $10,733 $14,125,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,809 $10,148,551,000 47.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $947 $1,412,120,000 6.6%
Staff $596 $889,088,000 4.1%
General Administration $259 $385,583,000 1.8%
School Administration $665 $990,611,000 4.6%
Operation $1,038 $1,547,183,000 7.2%
Transportation $504 $751,442,000 3.5%
Other $593 $884,399,000 4.1%
Total Support $4,603 $6,860,426,000 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,965 $4,419,981,000 20.6%
Total Expenditures $14,377 $21,428,958,000 100.0%
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%

Northwest Community Schools School District Details

Northwest Community Schools School District
6900 Rives Junction Rd
Jackson, MI 49201

3,620 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Northwest Community Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
44%
42%
49%
27%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Northwest Alternative High School
6900 Rives Junction Rd
Jackson, MI, 49201
07-12
Northwest Early Elementary School
3735 Lansing Ave
Jackson, MI, 49202
KG-02
Northwest Elementary School
3757 Lansing Ave
Jackson, MI, 49202
03-05
Northwest High School
4200 Van Horn Rd
Jackson, MI, 49201
08-12
Northwest Kidder Middle School
6700 Rives Junction Rd
Jackson, MI, 49201
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 87.3% 68.3%
Black 4.3% 18.6%
Hispanic 7.1% 8.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 63.4% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 55.8% 43.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.5% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,502 $22,438,000 62.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $303 $1,044,000 2.9%
Staff $93 $321,000 0.9%
General Administration $470 $1,623,000 4.5%
School Administration $633 $2,184,000 6.1%
Operation $657 $2,266,000 6.3%
Transportation $444 $1,531,000 4.3%
Other $104 $358,000 1.0%
Total Support $2,703 $9,327,000 26.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,174 $4,051,000 11.3%
Total Expenditures $10,378 $35,816,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,809 $10,148,551,000 47.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $947 $1,412,120,000 6.6%
Staff $596 $889,088,000 4.1%
General Administration $259 $385,583,000 1.8%
School Administration $665 $990,611,000 4.6%
Operation $1,038 $1,547,183,000 7.2%
Transportation $504 $751,442,000 3.5%
Other $593 $884,399,000 4.1%
Total Support $4,603 $6,860,426,000 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,965 $4,419,981,000 20.6%
Total Expenditures $14,377 $21,428,958,000 100.0%
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%

Vandercook Lake Public Schools School District Details

Vandercook Lake Public Schools School District
1000 East Golf Ave
Jackson, MI 49203

843 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Vandercook Lake Public Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
23%
44%
26%
49%
20%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Townsend Elementary School
1005 Floyd Ave
Jackson, MI, 49203
PK-05
Vandercook Lake High School
1000 East Golf Ave
Jackson, MI, 49203
06-12
Vandercook Lake Virtual Academy School
1000 East Golf Ave
Jackson, MI, 49203
06-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 93.2% 68.3%
Black 2.8% 18.6%
Hispanic 3.7% 8.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 68.7% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 59.3% 43.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.4% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,387 $8,451,000 68.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $364 $416,000 3.4%
Staff $76 $87,000 0.7%
General Administration $303 $347,000 2.8%
School Administration $720 $824,000 6.7%
Operation $755 $864,000 7.0%
Transportation $215 $246,000 2.0%
Other $165 $189,000 1.5%
Total Support $2,599 $2,973,000 24.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $749 $857,000 7.0%
Total Expenditures $10,735 $12,281,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,809 $10,148,551,000 47.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $947 $1,412,120,000 6.6%
Staff $596 $889,088,000 4.1%
General Administration $259 $385,583,000 1.8%
School Administration $665 $990,611,000 4.6%
Operation $1,038 $1,547,183,000 7.2%
Transportation $504 $751,442,000 3.5%
Other $593 $884,399,000 4.1%
Total Support $4,603 $6,860,426,000 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,965 $4,419,981,000 20.6%
Total Expenditures $14,377 $21,428,958,000 100.0%
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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