Jefferson Middle School

  • Jefferson Middle School serves 515 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is equal to the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Jefferson Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Jefferson Middle School's student population of 515 students has grown by 62% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 56% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students515 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,167 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson Middle School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1488 out of 3167 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jefferson Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jefferson Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
97%
66%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jefferson Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.060.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jefferson Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Schools (Monroe) School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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