Jefferson Elementary School

  • Jefferson Elementary School serves 110 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Jefferson Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 110 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students110 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1608 out of 3679 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
12%
26%
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Black
5%
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 2017-18 school year data.
White
69%
48%
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Two or more races
14%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 IL.
Diversity Score0.490.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
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 NameCollinsville CUSD 10 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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