Jefferson Area Local School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools serving 888 students in Jefferson Area Local School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Ohio.
Public Elementary Schools in Jefferson Area Local School District have an average math proficiency score of 64% (versus the Ohio public elementary school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 64% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Jefferson Area Local School District are Rock Creek Elementary School and Jefferson Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Ohio public elementary school average of 31% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Jefferson Area Local School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Ohio for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Jefferson Area Local School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (OH)
# Schools
2 Schools
2,483 Schools
# Students
888 Students
1,125,570 Students
# Teachers
44 Teachers
60,961 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Jefferson Area Local School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 831 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (OH)
Overall District Rank
#376 out of 924 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Jefferson Area Local  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jefferson Area Local  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson Area Local  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jefferson Area Local  School District and public school graduation rate of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.13
0.49
# American Indian Students
1 Student
1,392 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1 Student
26,799 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
25 Students
68,772 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
6%
# Black Students
4 Students
190,290 Students
% Black Students
1%
17%
# White Students
829 Students
775,016 Students
% White Students
93%
69%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
958 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
28 Students
61,828 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
26,721
# Students in K Grade:
115
118,571
# Students in 1st Grade:
140
122,341
# Students in 2nd Grade:
139
123,191
# Students in 3rd Grade:
117
130,339
# Students in 4th Grade:
110
127,433
# Students in 5th Grade:
135
130,026
# Students in 6th Grade:
132
129,354
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
90,749
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
89,311
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
9,827
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
9,353
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
8,945
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
9,409
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,854 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,436. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,472 is less than the state median of $13,237. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (OH)
Total Revenue
$19 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jefferson Area Local  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$17 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Jefferson Area Local  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,854
$14,436
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jefferson Area Local  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,472
$13,237
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jefferson Area Local  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Jefferson Area Local School District Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Rock Creek Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3134 N Main St
Rock Creek, OH 44084
(440) 563-3820
Grades: K-6
| 287 students
Rank: #22.
Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
204 W Mulberry St
Jefferson, OH 44047
(440) 576-9180
Grades: K-6
| 601 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 888 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20% in OH)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13

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