Thomas Jefferson Elementary School

  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary School serves 376 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 66% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32%.

Top Placements

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 376 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students376 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#411 out of 1769 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
12%
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Black
11%
13%
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White
70%
68%
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Two or more races
12%
5%
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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 IN.
Diversity Score0.480.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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 Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreater Clark County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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