Jefferson Senior High School

4001 W 102nd St
Minneapolis, MN 55437
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Jefferson Senior High School serves 1,651 students in grades 9-12.
Jefferson Senior High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Jefferson Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Jefferson Senior High School's student population of 1,651 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,651 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

Jefferson Senior High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Jefferson Senior High School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#263 out of 1793 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
9%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
9%
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Black
11%
11%
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White
70%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.490.54
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Graduation Rate
88%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBloomington Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jefferson Senior High School is Bloomington Shared Time (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Olson Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Olson Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Olson Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 554 students
    0.2 miles
    4501 W 102nd St
    Minneapolis, MN 55437
    (952) 806-8800
    0.2 K-5 554
  • Minneapolis Olson Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 857 students
    0.4 miles
    4551 W 102nd St
    Minneapolis, MN 55437
    (952) 806-8600
    0.4 6-8 857
  • Minneapolis Westwood Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 402 students
    0.8 miles
    3701 W 108th St
    Minneapolis, MN 55431
    (952) 806-7200
    0.8 K-5 402
  • Minneapolis Normandale Hills Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 473 students
    1.1 miles
    9501 Toledo Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55437
    (952) 806-7000
    1.1 K-5 473
  • Minneapolis Bloomington Ecse Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 223 students
    1.3 miles
    4901 West 112th St
    Minneapolis, MN 55437
    (952) 806-8900
    1.3 PK 223

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