Jefferson Elementary School

415 Hoschton St
Jefferson, GA 30549
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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 and Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

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 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students902 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Rankings

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%
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Hispanic
7%
15%
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Black
8%
37%
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White
79%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.370.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jefferson Elementary School is Jefferson High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jefferson Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jefferson Jefferson High School Math: 69% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,103 student
    0.2 miles
    575 Washington St
    Jefferson, GA 30549
    (706) 367-2881
    0.2 9-12 1,103
  • Jefferson Jefferson Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 869 students
    0.3 miles
    100 Dragon Dr
    Jefferson, GA 30549
    (706) 367-2882
    0.3 6-8 869
  • Jefferson Jefferson Academy Math: 74% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 3-5 | 850 students
    0.4 miles
    99 Dragon Dr
    Jefferson, GA 30549
    (706) 367-2300
    0.4 3-5 850
  • Jefferson Jackson County High School Math: 56% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,190 student
    1.6 miles
    1668 Winder Hwy
    Jefferson, GA 30549
    (706) 367-5003
    1.6 9-12 1,190
  • Jefferson West Jackson Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,006 student
    6.2 miles
    400 Gum Springs Church Rd
    Jefferson, GA 30549
    (706) 654-2775
    6.2 6-8 1,006

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