Jefferson Park School serves 282 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 282 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Jefferson Park School's student population of 282 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
282 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Jefferson Park School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
60-69%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
60-69%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson Park School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
5%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
88%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jefferson Park School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jefferson Park School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

60-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average), while 60-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% IL state average).

How many students attend Jefferson Park School?

282 students attend Jefferson Park School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

88% of Jefferson Park School students are White, 6% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Black.

What grades does Jefferson Park School offer ?

Jefferson Park School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-2

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 282 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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