South Jefferson High School

11060 Usroute 11

Adams, NY 13605-0010

Tel: (315)232-4531
Grades: 9-12

618 students

South Jefferson High School serves 618 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
South Jefferson High School operates within the South Jefferson Central School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 618 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 618 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Students by Grade South Jefferson High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
South Jefferson High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
White
97%
48%
All Ethnic Groups South Jefferson High School Sch Ethnicity South 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.
0.06 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.
27%
42%
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.
11%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,226 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name South Jefferson Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 2,226 1,324
South Jefferson Central   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 74% 86%
South Jefferson Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $29 MM
South Jefferson Central   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $29 MM $29 MM
South Jefferson Central   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,040 $21,692
South Jefferson Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,168 $21,514
South Jefferson Central   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Belleville Henderson Central School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clarke Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maynard P Wilson Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AdamsClarke Middle School
    11060 Usroute 11
    AdamsNY 13605
    (315)232-4531
    0 mi | 480 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Adams CenterMaynard P Wilson Elementary School
    13180 Usroute 11
    Adams CenterNY 13606
    (315)583-5418
    2.2 mi | 537 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BellevilleBelleville Henderson Central School
    8372 Countyroute 75
    BellevilleNY 13611
    (315)846-5121
    5.8 mi | 510 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • MannsvilleMannsville Manor Elementary School
    423 North Main St
    MannsvilleNY 13661
    (315)465-4281
    8 mi | 375 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Sackets HarborSackets Harbor Central School
    215 South Broad St
    Sackets HarborNY 13685
    (315)646-3575
    9.5 mi | 484 students | Gr. KG-12                      

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Did You Know?
Jefferson County, NY 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 0.24, which is lower than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school district in Jefferson County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.