Jefferson Elementary School

  • Jefferson Elementary School serves 401 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 401 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students401 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#172 out of 999 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
13%
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Black
21%
21%
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White
72%
60%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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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 AR.
Diversity Score0.440.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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 Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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