Jefferson Elementary School

  • Jefferson Elementary School serves 732 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jefferson Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 732 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students732 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 0.52, which is less 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#686 out of 1793 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
9%
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Black
12%
11%
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White
68%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 MN.
Diversity Score0.520.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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 Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnoka-Hennepin Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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