Primary Center At Jefferson

  • Primary Center At Jefferson serves 130 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Primary Center At Jefferson's student population of 130 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students130 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Primary Center At Jefferson
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Primary Center At Jefferson's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Primary Center At Jefferson is 0.63, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
10%
10%
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Hispanic
30%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Primary Center At Jefferson and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
16%
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White
52%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Primary Center At Jefferson and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Primary Center At Jefferson.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.630.43
This chart display the diversity score of Primary Center At Jefferson and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Primary Center At Jefferson and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Primary Center At Jefferson and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSummit Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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