Primary Center At Jefferson

  • Primary Center At Jefferson serves 135 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • Primary Center At Jefferson operates within the Summit Public School District.

School Overview

  • Primary Center At Jefferson's student population of 135 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students135 students
Primary Center At Jefferson Total Students (2009-2016)
Gender %Primary Center At Jefferson Gender
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Primary Center At Jefferson Total Teachers (2009-2016)
Students by GradePrimary Center At Jefferson Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Primary Center At Jefferson's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Primary Center At Jefferson is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Student : Teacher Ratio19:112:1
Primary Center At Jefferson Student Teacher Ratio (2009-2016)
Asian
7%
10%
Primary Center At Jefferson Asian Students (2009-2016)
Hispanic
32%
26%
Primary Center At Jefferson Black Students (2009-2016)
Black
2%
16%
Primary Center At Jefferson Black Students (2009-2016)
White
55%
46%
Primary Center At Jefferson White Students (2009-2016)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Primary Center At Jefferson Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsPrimary Center At Jefferson All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.590.43
Primary Center At Jefferson Diversity Score (2009-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
33%
Primary Center At Jefferson Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
Primary Center At Jefferson Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Primary Center At Jefferson is Summit Public School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 656 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Summit Public School District's student population of 4,099 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $18,313 in this district is less than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $18,023 is less than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameSummit Public School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    9
    2
    Number of Students Managed4,099921
    Summit Public School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    69%
    40%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    77%
    50%
    District Total Revenue$76 MM$19 MM
    District Spending$74 MM$19 MM
    District Revenue / Student$18,313$20,569
    District Spending / Student$18,023$20,942
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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