Jefferson Elementary School

  • Jefferson Elementary School serves 537 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Jefferson Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46%.

School Overview

  • Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 537 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students537 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 is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School is 0.52, 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 (WA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#461 out of 2028 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
51%
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 Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
61%
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 Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Jefferson Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
16%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
67%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
8%
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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 WA.
Diversity Score0.520.64
This chart display the diversity score of Jefferson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
36%
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 Washington 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 Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePullman School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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