Jefferson Elementary School

110 Ashwood Ave

Summit, NJ 07901-3823

Grades: 1-5

234 students

Jefferson Elementary School serves 234 students in grades 1-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Jefferson Elementary School operates within the Summit School District.

Overview

The student population of 234 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 61% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 1-5
Total Students 234 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1 12:1
American Indian
1% n/a
Asian
6%
9%
Hispanic
40%
24%
Black
5%
17%
White
43%
49%
Two or more races
5%
1%
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.
0.65 0.42
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.
33%
31%
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.
8%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,121 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Summit School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 4,121 922
District Total Revenue $74 MM $20 MM
District Spending $67 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $19,429 $20,414
District Spending / Student $17,588 $19,395
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Summit Senior High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Primary Center At Jefferson (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WestfieldPrimary Center At Jefferson
    110 Ashwood Ave
    WestfieldNJ 07091
    (908)918-2160
    0 mi | 165 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • SummitBrayton Elementary School
    89 Tulip St
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)273-1276
    0.7 mi | 361 students | Gr. 1-5                      
  • SummitLawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School
    272 Morris Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)273-1190
    0.7 mi | 1041 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • SummitLincoln-hubbard Elementary School
    52 Woodland Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)273-1333
    1.2 mi | 332 students | Gr. 1-5                      
  • SummitFranklin Elementary School
    136 Blackburn Rd
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)277-2613
    1.3 mi | 381 students | Gr. 1-5                      

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