Thomas Jefferson Elementary School

10027 E. Rose St.
Bellflower, CA 90706
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Thomas Jefferson Elementary School serves 557 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Thomas Jefferson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School's student population of 557 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students557 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#5730 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
12%
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Hispanic
66%
54%
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Black
15%
5%
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White
7%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.530.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBellflower Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Thomas Jefferson Elementary School is Mayfair High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Las Flores Home Education Independent Study Academy (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bellflower Mayfair High School Math: 32% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 2,839 students
    0.4 miles
    6000 N. Woodruff Ave.
    Bellflower, CA 90706
    (562) 925-9981
    0.4 7-12 2,839
  • Bellflower Las Flores Home Education Independent Study Academy Alternative School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-12 | 197 students
    0.5 miles
    10039 E. Palm St.
    Bellflower, CA 90706
    (562) 804-6565
    0.5 K-12 197
  • Bellflower Esther Lindstrom Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 844 students
    0.7 miles
    5900 N. Canehill St.
    Bellflower, CA 90706
    (562) 804-6525
    0.7 K-6 844
  • Bellflower Craig Williams Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 664 students
    0.9 miles
    6144 N. Clark Ave.
    Bellflower, CA 90706
    (562) 804-6540
    0.9 K-6 664
  • Bellflower Stephen Foster Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 721 students
    1.1 miles
    5223 E. Bigelow St.
    Bellflower, CA 90706
    (562) 804-6518
    1.1 K-6 721

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