Jefferson Central School

1332 St Rt 10
Jefferson, NY 12093
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Jefferson Central School serves 224 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Jefferson Central School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York 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 9:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Jefferson Central School's student population of 224 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students224 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Jefferson Central School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Jefferson Central School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#3366 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
2%
27%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
96%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.080.71
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Jefferson Central School is Otsego-delaware-schoharie-greene Boces (4.8 miles away)
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