President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School

324 Kapahulu Ave

Honolulu, HI 96815-4033

Tel: (808)971-6922
Grades: PK-5

409 students

President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School serves 409 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the HI average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 86%.
President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School operates within the Hawaii Department Of Education School District.

Overview

The student population of 409 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 409 students
Gender % 29% Male / 71%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.79 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (HI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
32%
33%
Hispanic
9%
8%
Black
1%
2%
White
16%
14%
Hawaiian
18%
33%
Two or more races
23%
9%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.79 0.35
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.
52%
40%
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.
9%
11%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 184,931 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Hawaii Department Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
288
n/a
Number of Students Managed 184,931 184,760
District Total Revenue $2,690 MM $2,690 MM
District Spending $2,319 MM $2,319 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,987 $14,987
District Spending / Student $12,919 $12,919
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HonoluluHawaii School For The Deaf And Blind
    Special Education School
    3440 Leahi Ave
    HonoluluHI 96815
    (808)733-4999
    Special Education School

    0.1 mi | 58 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Honolulu Waikiki Elementary School
    3710 Leahi Ave
    HonoluluHI 96815
    (808)971-6900
    0.4 mi | 483 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Honolulu King Liholiho Elementary School
    3430 Maunaloa Ave
    HonoluluHI 96816
    (808)733-4850
    0.9 mi | 449 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Honolulu Ala Wai Elementary School
    503 Kamoku St
    HonoluluHI 96826
    (808)973-0070
    1.1 mi | 480 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HonoluluKaimuki High School
    2705 Kaimuki Ave
    HonoluluHI 96816
    (808)733-4900
    1.1 mi | 862 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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