Jefferson Elementary School
Jefferson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
- Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 10%)
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)
Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 262 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-5|
|Total Students||262 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||20 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Jefferson Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School is 0.68, 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 Data||This School||State Level (NJ)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#352 out of 2239 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1||12:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Bergenfield Borough School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Jefferson Elementary School is Dumont High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Honiss Elementarymiddle School (0.3 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Dumont Honiss Elementarymiddle School Grades: K-8 | 614 students
31 Depew St
Dumont, NJ 07628
(201) 387-3020 0.3 K-8 614
- Bergenfield Washington Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 294 students
49 S Summit Street
Bergenfield, NJ 07621
(201) 385-8771 0.5 K-5 294
- Tenafly Malcolm S Mackay School Grades: K-5 | 391 students
111 Jefferson Avenue
Tenafly, NJ 07670
(201) 816-7700 0.8 K-5 391
- Bergenfield Franklin Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 338 students
2 N Franklin Avenue
Bergenfield, NJ 07621
(201) 385-8581 0.9 K-5 338
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