President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School

  • President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School serves 407 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Hawaii state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 87%.

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School Overview

  • President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 407 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students407 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is 0.79, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.78. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (HI)
Overall School Rank#147 out of 288 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
31%
29%
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Hispanic
14%
13%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
12%
13%
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Hawaiian
20%
30%
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Two or more races
22%
13%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in HI.
Diversity Score0.790.78
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHawaii Department of Education School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

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