Jefferson Ave Elementary School

  • Jefferson Ave Elementary School serves 403 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jefferson Ave Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Jefferson Ave Elementary School's student population of 403 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students403 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson Ave Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson Ave Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank#5762 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
78%
52%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
15%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jefferson Ave Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.370.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeguin Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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