Jefferson Elementary School

600 Harkness Ln.
Redondo Beach, CA 90278
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Jefferson Elementary School serves 639 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Jefferson Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Jefferson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 639 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students639 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Jefferson Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#227 out of 9602 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
15%
12%
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Hispanic
14%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
53%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
17%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
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 California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRedondo Beach Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jefferson Elementary School is Redondo Beach Learning Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Girls Academic Leadership Academy (gala) (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Towers Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Torrance Towers Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 600 students
    0.5 miles
    5600 Towers St.
    Torrance, CA 90503
    (310) 533-4535
    0.5 K-5 600
  • Redondo Beach Beryl Heights Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 468 students
    0.6 miles
    920 Beryl St.
    Redondo Beach, CA 90277
    (310) 798-8611
    0.6 K-5 468
  • Redondo Beach Birney Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 431 students
    0.7 miles
    1600 Green Ln.
    Redondo Beach, CA 90278
    (310) 798-8626
    0.7 K-5 431
  • Redondo Beach Redondo Beach Learning Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 7 students
    0.8 miles
    1000 Del Amo St.
    Redondo Beach, CA 90278
    (310) 798-8690
    0.8 9-12 7
  • Redondo Beach Redondo Shores High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 63 students
    0.8 miles
    1000 Del Amo St.
    Redondo Beach, CA 90278
    (310) 798-8690
    0.8 9-12 63

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