Jefferson Elementary School

  • Jefferson Elementary School serves 401 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Jefferson Elementary School operates within the Pasadena Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 401 students has declined by 20% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students401 students
Jefferson Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Jefferson Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Jefferson Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeJefferson Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Jefferson Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
2%
11%
Jefferson Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
87%
54%
Jefferson Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
7%
6%
Jefferson Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
3%
24%
Jefferson Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Jefferson Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2010-2011)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Jefferson Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsJefferson Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.240.41
Jefferson Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
82%
50%
Jefferson Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
9%
Jefferson Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pasadena Unified School District's student population of 18,478 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,236 is higher than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,820 is higher than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
4
Number of Students Managed18,4781,597
Pasadena Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$234 MM$18 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$245 MM$18 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,236$10,966
Pasadena Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,820$11,255
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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