Jefferson Elementary School
Jefferson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 20%)
- Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 800 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
|Awards||Blue Ribbon School (2014)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-8|
|Total Students||800 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||31 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Jefferson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School||State Level (CA)|
|Overall School Rank||#2541 out of 9,595 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||26:1||23:1|
|Two or more races||n/a|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Compton Unified School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Compton Rosecrans Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 545 students
1301 N. Acacia Ave.
Compton, CA 90227
(310)898-6360 0.5 K-5 545
- Compton Bunche Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 402 students
12338 Mona Blvd.
Compton, CA 90220
(310)898-6010 0.7 6-8 402
- Compton Dickison Elementary School Grades: K-7 | 861 students
905 N. Aranbe St.
Compton, CA 90220
(310)898-6160 0.8 K-7 861
- Compton Martin Luther King Elementary School Grades: K-6 | 556 students
2270 E. 122nd St.
Compton, CA 90222
(310)898-6430 0.8 K-6 556
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