Jefferson Elementary School

628 Washington Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 333 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Jefferson Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 333 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • : Top 20% in MA
  • : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Jefferson Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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School Overview

Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 333 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
333 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Jefferson Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
#302 out of 1644 schools
(Top 20%)
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55-59%
37%
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65-69%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
23%
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Black
3%
10%
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White
82%
56%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.32
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jefferson Elementary School's ranking?
Jefferson Elementary School is ranked #302 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Jefferson Elementary School often compared to?
Jefferson Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Helen Keller Elementary School, J F Kennedy Memorial by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Jefferson Elementary School?
333 students attend Jefferson Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
82% of Jefferson Elementary School students are White, 6% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Jefferson Elementary School?
Jefferson Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Jefferson Elementary School offer ?
Jefferson Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Jefferson Elementary School part of?
Jefferson Elementary School is part of Franklin School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 333 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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