Thomas Jefferson High School

4100 West Grace St,

Richmond, VA, 23230-3802

Tel: (804)780-6028
Grades: 9-12

922 students

Thomas Jefferson High School serves 922 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Thomas Jefferson High School operates within the Richmond City Pblc Schs School District.

Overview

The student population of 922 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 922 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has increased by 12% over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
6%
Hispanic
3%
12%
Black
79%
25%
White
16%
53%
Unknown
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.35
0.64
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 40%
32%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,472 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Richmond City Pblc Schs School District
Number of Schools
Managed
48
n/a
Number of Students Managed 22,472
n/a
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Richmond Technical Center (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Albert Hill Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary Munford Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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