136 Carpenter Rd
Columbus, OH 43230
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Jefferson Elementary School serves 559 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Jefferson Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 30% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 559 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
559 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Jefferson Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,233 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#810 out of 3233 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
6%
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Black
21%
17%
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White
58%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 559 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in OH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61 (Top 20%)

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