Jefferson Elementary School

  • Jefferson Elementary School serves 902 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 902 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students902 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Jefferson Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
9%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
79%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jefferson Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.370.69
This chart display the diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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