Jefferson Junior/senior High School

  • Jefferson Junior/senior High School serves 514 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Jefferson Junior/senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Jefferson Junior/senior High School's student population of 514 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students514 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson Junior/senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,718 schools in Colorado (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson Junior/senior High School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1397 out of 1718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
79%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
18%
53%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jefferson Junior/senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.350.60
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Graduation Rate
55%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreeleyschool District No. 6 In The County Of Weld And Sta School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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