Jefferson High School

  • Jefferson High School serves 233 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-39% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

School Overview

  • Jefferson High School's student population of 233 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students233 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson High School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.20. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
4%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
92%
79%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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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 MT.
Diversity Score0.150.20
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Graduation Rate70-79%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson H S School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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