Jefferson

  • Jefferson serves 378 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jefferson placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Jefferson's student population of 378 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students378 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson is 0.67, which is more 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 Testing Rank#1671 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
47%
8%
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Black
14%
18%
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White
30%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.670.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHolland City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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