Jefferson High School

  • Jefferson High School serves 350 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 61%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Jefferson High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 29%.

Top Placements

Jefferson High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

School Overview

  • Jefferson High School's student population of 350 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students350 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,224 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson High School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank
35%
22%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
61%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
5%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
94%
71%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jefferson High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.120.24
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jefferson High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDelphos City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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