Thomas Jefferson Elementary School

  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary School serves 523 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 77% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 523 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students523 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#539 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
32%
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Black
16%
22%
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White
73%
39%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Thomas Jefferson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.440.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDuval School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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I absolutely do recommend TJE. It's been the best primary school I could have asked for, for my daughter to attend. It's an A magnet school, and really focuses attention on the students. I'm proud that my daughter is and has been apart of this school since Kindergarden. Anyone looking for a great primary school, this is it.
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