Jefferson Elementary School

  • Jefferson Elementary School serves 519 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 47% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 519 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students519 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Jefferson Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#1333 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
39%
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 Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
49%
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 Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Jefferson Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Jefferson Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 1998-99 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
87%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan 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 MI.
Diversity Score0.240.28
This chart display the diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
40%
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 Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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 Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWyandotte of the City of School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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