South Jefferson High School

11060 Usroute 11

Adams, NY 13605-0010

Tel: (315)232-4531
Grades 9-12
604 students
South Jefferson High School serves 604 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 54%.
South Jefferson High School operates within the South Jefferson Central School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 604 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 604 students
South Jefferson High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % South Jefferson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
South Jefferson High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade South Jefferson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.05 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
South Jefferson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.05 0.36
South Jefferson High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
25%
42%
South Jefferson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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%
5%
South Jefferson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,993 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,957 is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $19,724 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 76% over four years.
School District Name South Jefferson Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 1,993 926
South Jefferson Central   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 81% 87%
South Jefferson Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $29 MM
South Jefferson Central   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $40 MM $30 MM
South Jefferson Central   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,957 $23,859
South Jefferson Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $19,724 $24,841
South Jefferson Central   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AdamsClarke Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 455 students11060 Usroute 11
    AdamsNY 13605
    (315)232-4531
    06-8455
  • Adams CenterMaynard P Wilson Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 554 students13180 Usroute 11
    Adams CenterNY 13606
    (315)583-5418
    2.2PK-5554
  • BellevilleBelleville Henderson Central School
    5.8 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 496 students8372 Countyroute 75
    BellevilleNY 13611
    (315)846-5121
    5.8PK-12496
  • MannsvilleMannsville Manor Elementary School
    8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 380 students423 North Main St
    MannsvilleNY 13661
    (315)465-4281
    8PK-5380
  • Sackets HarborSackets Harbor Central School
    9.5 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 470 students215 South Broad St
    Sackets HarborNY 13685
    (315)646-3575
    9.5KG-12470

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