Jefferson Elementary School

  • Jefferson Elementary School serves 255 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 67%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Jefferson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oklahoma for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Oklahoma state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 255 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students255 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,678 schools in Oklahoma (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School is 0.79, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Jefferson Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
12%
14%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Jefferson Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
24%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
16%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
27%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
21%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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 OK.
Diversity Score0.790.47
This chart display the diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
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 Oklahoma by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArdmore School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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