Jefferson Lighthouse Elementary School

  • Jefferson Lighthouse Elementary School serves 540 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

Top Placements

Jefferson Lighthouse Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

  • Jefferson Lighthouse Elementary School's student population of 540 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students540 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson Lighthouse Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson Lighthouse Elementary School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#133 out of 2,027 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson Lighthouse Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
23%
12%
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Black
15%
9%
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White
52%
70%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jefferson Lighthouse Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.660.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jefferson Lighthouse Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRacine Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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