Jefferson County Elementary A Somerset Charter School

  • Jefferson County Elementary A Somerset Charter School serves 372 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jefferson County Elementary A Somerset Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida 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 11:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Jefferson County Elementary A Somerset Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Jefferson County Elementary A Somerset Charter School's student population of 372 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students372 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson County Elementary A Somerset Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson County Elementary A Somerset Charter School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank#2691 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jefferson County Elementary A Somerset Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson County Elementary A Somerset Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jefferson County Elementary A Somerset Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
71%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jefferson County Elementary A Somerset Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
17%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jefferson County Elementary A Somerset Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jefferson County Elementary A Somerset Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.460.70
This chart display the diversity score of Jefferson County Elementary A Somerset Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jefferson County Elementary A Somerset Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Jefferson County Elementary A Somerset Charter School is Jefferson County Ese School (1.3 miles away)
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