Jefferson Elementary School

725 W Putnam St
Princeton, IL 61356
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Jefferson Elementary School serves 218 students in grades 1-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 218 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-2
Total Students218 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
6%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
89%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.210.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
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 Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrinceton ESD 115 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jefferson Elementary School is Princeton High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Logan Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
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