Jefferson

  • Jefferson serves 558 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 18% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Jefferson placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

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School Overview

  • Jefferson's student population of 558 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students558 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#7643 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
12%
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Hispanic
47%
54%
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Black
24%
5%
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White
11%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
11%
4%
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Diversity Score0.700.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNatomas Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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