Jefferson High School

700 West Milwaukee St

Jefferson, WI 53549-1498

Tel: (920)675-1100
Grades 9-12
623 students
Jefferson High School serves 623 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the WI average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Jefferson High School operates within the Jefferson School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the WI state average of 95%.

School Overview

The student population of 623 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 623 students
Jefferson High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jefferson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Jefferson High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jefferson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.23 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Jefferson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
11%
10%
Jefferson High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
2%
10%
Jefferson High School Black Students (2007-2014)
White
87%
72%
Jefferson High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Jefferson High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.23 0.25
Jefferson High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
29%
36%
Jefferson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Jefferson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,931 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,312 is less than the state average of $13,583. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,255 is less than the state average of $13,316. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Jefferson School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,931 882
Jefferson   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 95%
Jefferson   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $12 MM
Jefferson   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $23 MM $12 MM
Jefferson   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,312 $13,583
Jefferson   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,255 $13,316
Jefferson   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Fort Atkinson High School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jefferson Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JeffersonJefferson Middle School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 425 students501 South Taft Ave
    JeffersonWI 53549
    (920)675-1300
    0.36-8425
  • JeffersonWest Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 300 students900 West Milwaukee St
    JeffersonWI 53549
    (920)675-1200
    0.5PK-5300
  • JeffersonEast Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 412 students120 South Sanborn Ave
    JeffersonWI 53549
    (920)675-1400
    0.7PK-5412
  • Fort AtkinsonRockwell Elementary School
    4.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 279 students821 Monroe St
    Fort AtkinsonWI 53538
    (920)563-7818
    4.8PK-5279
  • Fort AtkinsonFort Atkinson High School
    4.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 974 students925 Lexington Blvd
    Fort AtkinsonWI 53538
    (920)563-7811
    4.99-12974

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