Jefferson Elementary School

  • Jefferson Elementary School serves 421 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jefferson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 421 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank#886 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
14%
11%
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Black
17%
6%
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White
57%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score0.640.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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 Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClinton Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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