Jefferson School

  • Jefferson School serves 332 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Jefferson School's student population of 332 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students332 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#1947 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
16%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
81%
66%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jefferson School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.320.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIonia Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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