Jefferson High School

Tel: (970)348-1600
Grades: 9-12

323 students

Jefferson High School serves 323 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 78%.

Overview

The student population of 323 students has declined by 26% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 323 students
Jefferson High School Total Students (2011-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Jefferson High School Total Classroom Teachers (2011-2012)
Students by Grade Jefferson High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Jefferson High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2011-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
74%
32%
Jefferson High School Hispanic (2011-2012)
Black
1%
5%
Jefferson High School Black (2011-2012)
White
22%
56%
Jefferson High School White (2011-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Jefferson High School Sch Ethnicity Jefferson High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.41 0.58
Jefferson High School Diversity Score (2011-2012)
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.
59%
34%
Jefferson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2012)
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.
2%
7%
Jefferson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,951 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 87% over five years.
School District Name Greeley,school No. 6, In The County Of Weld And Sta School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
3
Number of Students Managed 19,951 554
Greeley,school  No. 6, In The County Of Weld And Sta School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 70% 78%
Greeley,school  No. 6, In The County Of Weld And Sta School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $166 MM $7 MM
Greeley,school  No. 6, In The County Of Weld And Sta School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $156 MM $7 MM
Greeley,school  No. 6, In The County Of Weld And Sta School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,748 $11,613
Greeley,school  No. 6, In The County Of Weld And Sta School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,259 $12,022
Greeley,school  No. 6, In The County Of Weld And Sta School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cameron School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Heath Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Martinez Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Greeley Martinez Elementary School
    341 14th Ave
    Greeley , CO , 80631
    (970)348-1800
    0.1  mi  |  607  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Greeley Maplewood Elementary School
    1201 21st Ave
    Greeley , CO , 80631
    (970)348-3800
    0.9  mi  |  628  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Greeley Madison Elementary School
    500 24th Ave
    Greeley , CO , 80634
    (970)348-1700
    0.9  mi  |  503  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Greeley Cameron School
    Alternative School
    1424 13th Ave
    Greeley , CO , 80631
    (970)348-1000
    Alternative School
    0.9  mi  |  23  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Greeley Greeley Central High School
    1515 14th Ave
    Greeley , CO , 80631
    (970)348-5000
    1.1  mi  |  1410  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Greeley, CO public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.53, which is higher than the Colorado average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Greeley is Greeley West High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Colorado or national school diversity statistics.