Jefferson High School

Jefferson High School serves 326 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% 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 326 students has declined by 26% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 326 students
Jefferson High School Total Students (2011-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Jefferson High School Total Teachers (2011-2013)
Students by Grade Jefferson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Jefferson High School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
Hispanic
83%
32%
Jefferson High School Black Students (2011-2013)
White
16%
56%
Jefferson High School White Students (2011-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Jefferson High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Jefferson High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO 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.
0.29 0.39
Jefferson High School Diversity Score (2011-2013)
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.
66%
34%
Jefferson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2013)
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.
5%
7%
Jefferson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,933 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 92% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,748 is less than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,259 is less than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Greeley,school No. 6, In The County Of Weld And Sta School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
3
Number of Students Managed 19,933 561
Greeley,school  No. 6, In The County Of Weld And Sta School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
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 District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $156 MM $7 MM
Greeley,school  No. 6, In The County Of Weld And Sta School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,748 $11,613
Greeley,school  No. 6, In The County Of Weld And Sta School District 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 District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cameron School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Heath Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Memorial Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GreeleyCameron School
    Alternative School
    1424 13th Ave
    GreeleyCO 80631
    (970)348-1000
    Alternative School

    0.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 32 students                      
  • GreeleyGreeley Central High School
    1515 14th Ave
    GreeleyCO 80631
    (970)348-5000
    1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1474 students                      
  • GreeleyEast Memorial Elementary School
    614 East 20th St
    GreeleyCO 80631
    (970)348-1400
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 575 students                      
  • GreeleyMartinez Elementary School
    341 14th Ave
    GreeleyCO 80631
    (970)348-1800
    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 579 students                      
  • GreeleyMaplewood Elementary School
    1201 21st Ave
    GreeleyCO 80631
    (970)348-3800
    1.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 600 students                      

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