Jefferson International Academy

  • Jefferson International Academy serves 274 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Jefferson International Academy's student population of 274 students has grown by 70% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students274 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson International Academy's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson International Academy is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#2727 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson International Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Hispanic
59%
8%
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Black
30%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jefferson International Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
9%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jefferson International Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jefferson International Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.560.53
This chart display the diversity score of Jefferson International Academy and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jefferson International Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson International Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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