Jefferson Elementary School

  • Jefferson Elementary School serves 712 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 41% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 712 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students712 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Jefferson Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#4350 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Jefferson Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
3%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
96%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
24%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.080.41
This chart display the diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
49%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
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 NameDinuba Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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