Jefferson Elementary School

700 East Blvd St

Marion, IL 62959-3306

Grades: PK-5

301 students

Jefferson Elementary School serves 301 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Jefferson Elementary School operates within the Marion Cusd 2 School District.

Overview

The student population of 301 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 35% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 301 students
Jefferson Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Jefferson Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Jefferson Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Jefferson Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
4%
Jefferson Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
4%
24%
Jefferson Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
9%
19%
Jefferson Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
80%
50%
Jefferson Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Jefferson Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Jefferson Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL 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.
0.35 0.30
Jefferson Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
60%
45%
Jefferson Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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.
n/a
6%
Jefferson Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,035 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,167 is less than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,767 is less than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Marion Cusd 2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 4,035 932
Marion Cusd 2 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $10 MM
Marion Cusd 2 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $36 MM $10 MM
Marion Cusd 2 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,167 $10,546
Marion Cusd 2 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,767 $10,416
Marion Cusd 2 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Williamson Co Learning Center (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Marion Junior High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is School For Hearing Impaired (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MarionSchool For Hearing Impaired
    Special Education School
    801 East Reeves St
    MarionIL 62959
    (618)997-2472
    Special Education School

    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 47 students                      
  • MarionWashington Elementary School
    420 East Main St
    MarionIL 62959
    (618)993-8534
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 607 students                      
  • MarionLincoln Elementary School
    400 Morningside Dr
    MarionIL 62959
    (618)997-6063
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 623 students                      
  • MarionWilliamson Co Learning Center
    Special Education School
    409 South Court St
    MarionIL 62959
    (618)993-2138
    Special Education School

    1 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 24 students                      
  • MarionMarion Junior High School
    1609 West Main St
    MarionIL 62959
    (618)997-1317
    1.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 787 students                      

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