Jefferson Elementary School

  • Jefferson Elementary School serves 504 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jefferson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota 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 13:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 504 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students504 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank#1483 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
24%
9%
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Black
41%
11%
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White
31%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score0.680.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFaribault Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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