Thomas Jefferson Elementary School (Closed 2014)

250 Athens Blvd
Buffalo, NY 14223
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Thomas Jefferson Elementary School served 289 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 35-39% (which was approximately equal to the New York state average of 39%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 25-29% (which was lower than the New York state average of 39%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which was lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
35-39%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Thomas Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
25-29%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Thomas Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
4%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
87%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Thomas Jefferson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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