Jefferson Elementary School (Closed 2017)

13955 Highway 59, West
Somerville, TN 38068
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Jefferson Elementary School served 265 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 11-19% (which was lower than the Tennessee state average of 52%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 11-19% (which was lower than the Tennessee state average of 52%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was equal to the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 66% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students265 students
This chart display total students of Jefferson Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Jefferson Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Jefferson Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Jefferson Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
60%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
34%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 TN.
Diversity Score0.530.28
This chart display the diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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 Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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 Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFayette County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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