Jefferson Elementary School

1000 S Mason St
Appleton, WI 54914
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2.00 (1 review)
Jefferson Elementary School serves 365 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Jefferson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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

School Overview

Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 365 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students365 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Rankings

Jefferson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,025 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1404 out of 2025 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
12%
12%
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Black
12%
9%
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White
64%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAppleton Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jefferson Elementary School is Appleton Cooperative Educational Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Fox River Academy (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Appleton Fox River Academy Charter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 116 students
    0.0 miles
    1000 S Mason St
    Appleton, WI 54914
    (920) 997-1399
    0 K-8 116
  • Appleton Wilson Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 393 students
    0.5 miles
    225 N Badger Ave
    Appleton, WI 54914
    (920) 832-6226
    0.5 7-8 393
  • Appleton Appleton Cooperative Educational Center Alternative School
    Grades: 4-12 | 4 students
    0.7 miles
    320 S Walnut St
    Appleton, WI 54911
    (920) 832-4396
    0.7 4-12 4
  • Appleton Renaissance School Charter School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 159 students
    0.7 miles
    610 N Badger Ave
    Appleton, WI 54914
    (920) 832-5708
    0.7 9-12 159
  • Appleton West High School Math: 19% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,151 student
    0.7 miles
    610 N Badger Ave
    Appleton, WI 54914
    (920) 832-6219
    0.7 9-12 1,151

School Reviews

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a. advanced children will be left doing normal work. d. run down and in disrepair e. parental involvement is discouraged by teachers and office staff alike. some teachers treat children and parents both like they are not worth the time or space they take up.
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