Jefferson Elementary School

1120 E. Seventh St.
Calexico, CA 92231
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Jefferson Elementary School serves 749 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Jefferson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

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 749 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students749 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Jefferson Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Jefferson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 0.00, 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
#7615 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
100%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
n/a
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 1995-96 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This 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 CA.
Diversity Score
0.000.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
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 California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalexico 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 Calexico High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Enrique Camarena Junior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dool Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Calexico Dool Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 639 students
    0.4 miles
    800 Encinas Ave.
    Calexico, CA 92231
    (760) 768-3820
    0.4 K-6 639
  • Calexico Enrique Camarena Junior High School Math: 37% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 681 students
    0.5 miles
    800 E. Rivera Ave.
    Calexico, CA 92231
    (760) 768-3808
    0.5 7-8 681
  • Calexico Calexico High School Math: 27% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,059 students
    0.6 miles
    1030 Encinas Ave.
    Calexico, CA 92231
    (760) 768-3980
    0.6 9-12 3,059
  • Calexico Aurora High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 189 students
    0.9 miles
    1391 Kloke Rd.
    Calexico, CA 92231
    (760) 768-3940
    0.9 9-12 189
  • Calexico Rockwood Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 661 students
    1.0 miles
    1000 Rockwood Ave.
    Calexico, CA 92231
    (760) 768-3832
    1 K-6 661

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