Jefferson Primary School (Closed 2016)

1500 W Jefferson St
Vandalia, IL 62471
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Jefferson Primary School served 295 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students295 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Jefferson Primary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Jefferson Primary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jefferson Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jefferson Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
94%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jefferson Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jefferson Primary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.120.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jefferson Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jefferson Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVandalia CUSD 203 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jefferson Primary School is New Approach Alternative High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Focus Safe School Program (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vandalia Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vandalia Focus Safe School Program Alternative School
    Grades: 7-8 | 12 students
    0.5 miles
    1500 W Jefferson St
    Vandalia, IL 62471
    (618) 283-9311
    0.5 7-8 12
  • Vandalia New Approach Alternative High School Alternative School
    Grades: 11-12 | 33 students
    0.5 miles
    1500 W Jefferson St
    Vandalia, IL 62471
    (618) 283-9311
    0.5 11-12 33
  • Vandalia Vandalia Community High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 429 students
    0.7 miles
    1109 N 8th St
    Vandalia, IL 62471
    (618) 283-5155
    0.7 9-12 429
  • Vandalia Vandalia Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 493 students
    0.7 miles
    1017 W Fletcher St
    Vandalia, IL 62471
    (618) 283-5166
    0.7 PK-3 493
  • Vandalia Vandalia Junior High School Math: 15% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 526 students
    0.8 miles
    1011 W Fletcher St
    Vandalia, IL 62471
    (618) 283-5151
    0.8 4-8 526
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