Jefferson Academy

  • Jefferson Academy serves 579 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Jefferson Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26%.

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School Overview

  • Jefferson Academy's student population of 579 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students579 students
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 943 schools in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson Academy is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#242 out of 943 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
7%
17%
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Black
3%
1%
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White
87%
74%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.240.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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