Jefferson Elementary School

3743 Jefferson St.
Carlsbad, CA 92009
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Jefferson Elementary School serves 479 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Jefferson Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (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 57% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 479 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Jefferson Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 0.57, which is less 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
#2291 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
57%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
33%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarlsbad 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 Carlsbad Village Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Valley Middle School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Carlsbad Valley Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,045 student
    0.7 miles
    1645 Magnolia Ave.
    Carlsbad, CA 92009
    (760) 331-5300
    0.7 6-8 1,045
  • Carlsbad Carlsbad Village Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 83 students
    0.8 miles
    3557 Monroe St.
    Carlsbad, CA 92009
    (760) 331-5100
    0.8 10-12 83
  • Carlsbad Carlsbad High School Math: 50% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,337 students
    0.9 miles
    3557 Monroe St.
    Carlsbad, CA 92009
    (760) 331-5100
    0.9 9-12 2,337
  • Carlsbad Carlsbad Seaside Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 46 students
    0.9 miles
    3557 Monroe St.
    Carlsbad, CA 92009
    (760) 331-5299
    0.9 9-12 46
  • Carlsbad Magnolia Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 477 students
    0.9 miles
    1905 Magnolia Ave.
    Carlsbad, CA 92009
    (760) 331-5600
    0.9 K-5 477

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