President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School

  • President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School serves 432 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the HI average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 87%.
  • President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School operates within the Hawaii Department Of Education School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 432 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students432 students
President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradePresident Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(HI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/an/a
President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School American Indian Students (2005-2012)
Asian
28%
31%
President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
15%
11%
President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
2%
President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
11%
13%
President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
22%
31%
President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2011-2015)
Two or more races
23%
11%
President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPresident Thomas Jefferson Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownHI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.790.77
President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
48%
40%
President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
10%
President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Hawaii Department Of Education School District's student population of 181,230 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,882 in this district is less than the state average of $14,234. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,991 is less than the state average of $12,295. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District NameHawaii Department Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
288
n/a
Number of Students Managed181,230n/a
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$2,565 MM$2,565 MM
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$2,216 MM$2,216 MM
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,882$14,234
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,991$12,295
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

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