Jefferson Middle School

3311 South 10th Avenue
Caldwell, ID 83605
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Jefferson Middle School serves 711 students in grades 6-8.
Jefferson Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Jefferson Middle School's student population of 711 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students711 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Jefferson Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 676 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Jefferson Middle School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#603 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
61%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
35%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.510.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCaldwell School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Jefferson Middle School is Canyon Springs High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Caldwell Washington Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 559 students
    0.1 miles
    2918 Washington Avenue
    Caldwell, ID 83605
    (208) 455-3317
    0.1 PK-5 559
  • Caldwell Canyon Springs High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 260 students
    0.4 miles
    516 N 11th St
    Caldwell, ID 83605
    (208) 455-3325
    0.4 6-12 260
  • Caldwell Wilson Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 544 students
    0.5 miles
    400 E Linden
    Caldwell, ID 83605
    (208) 455-3313
    0.5 PK-5 544
  • Caldwell Syringa Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 745 students
    0.6 miles
    1100 Willow Street
    Caldwell, ID 83605
    (208) 455-3305
    0.6 6-8 745
  • Caldwell Caldwell Senior High School Math: 21% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,514 student
    1.0 miles
    3401 South Indiana
    Caldwell, ID 83605
    (208) 455-3304
    1 9-12 1,514

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