Jefferson High School

700 West Milwaukee St,

Jefferson, WI, 53549-1498

Tel: (920)675-1100
Grades: 9-12

596 students

Jefferson High School serves 596 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Jefferson High School operates within the Jefferson School District.
The school district's 85% graduation rate is lower than the WI state average of 94%.

Overview

The student population of 596 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 596 students
Jefferson High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Jefferson High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Jefferson High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Jefferson High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Jefferson High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
9%
10%
Jefferson High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
11%
Jefferson High School Black (2007-2012)
White
87%
73%
Jefferson High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Jefferson High School Sch Ethnicity 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.
0.24 0.44
Jefferson High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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%
34%
Jefferson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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%
Jefferson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,940 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 89% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,940 908
Jefferson   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 85% 94%
Jefferson   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $12 MM
Jefferson   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $22 MM $12 MM
Jefferson   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,891 $12,827
Jefferson   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,449 $12,642
Jefferson   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fort Atkinson High School (4.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Jefferson Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Jefferson Jefferson Middle School
    501 South Taft Ave
    Jefferson , WI , 53549
    (920)675-1300
    0.3  mi  |  424  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Jefferson West Elementary School
    900 West Milwaukee St
    Jefferson , WI , 53549
    (920)675-1200
    0.5  mi  |  309  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Jefferson East Elementary School
    120 South Sanborn Ave
    Jefferson , WI , 53549
    (920)675-1400
    0.7  mi  |  419  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fort Atkinson Rockwell Elementary School
    821 Monroe St
    Fort Atkinson , WI , 53538
    (920)563-7818
    4.8  mi  |  277  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fort Atkinson Fort Atkinson High School
    925 Lexington Blvd
    Fort Atkinson , WI , 53538
    (920)563-7811
    4.9  mi  |  977  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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