North Jefferson Intermediate (Closed 2012)

North Jefferson Intermediate served 443 students in grades 5-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 64% (which was higher than the Missouri state average of 54%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 54% (which was lower than the Missouri state average of 55%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was equal to the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 5% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
443 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
64%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
54%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
95%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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